Welcome to Burnsview Secondary School

UPCOMING DATES TO NOTE:

February 1
Collaboration Day
February 2 Course Information Night
February 2 Grad Transitions interviews
February 6 New student registration forms being accepted for 2017-2018 school year
February 6 Hockey Skills Academy Information Evening, 7:00 - 8:00 pm
February 9
Parent-Teacher Conferences, early dismissal
February 13
Family Day
February 15
Collaboration Day
February 17 Grade 9 Immunization
February 23 Grad Fashion Show (at Delta Church)
February 23 PAC Meeting - rescheduled to March 2
February 24
Non-Instructional Day
March 1 Collaboration Day
March 2 PAC Meeting, 7:00 pm
March 3 - 4 30 hour Famine (participants stop eating at 7:00 on March 2)
March 7 - 9 Rock of Ages Drama Production
March 10 Last day before Spring Break
March 13-24 Spring Break / District Closure
March 27 School reopens after Spring Break

The full 2016-2017 calendar is posted under the GENERAL tab or click here.

 

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Burnsview is a diverse community dedicated to helping its citizens on their personal journey of growth and achievement.  We become our best selves in a safe and challenging learning environment that encourages risk-taking, cooperation, mutual respect and fun.
                 
The Griffin symbolizes Burnsview.  It is believed to have originated from Indo-Iranian mythology, the "Gryphon".  It was absorbed into the Greek culture as a fabulous creature symbolic of strength and became the Griffin.  Griffins are portrayed with a lion's body, an eagle's head, long ears, and eagle's claws to indicate the need to combine intelligence and strength.  The mythical Griffin drew the chariot of the sun and guarded a golden treasure.
We believe that this representation depicts what we strive to accomplish at Burnsview where our students are challenged to become the best they can be physically and intellectually.