Burbank Student Received Award of Excellence from National PTA Reflections Contest

Congratulations to Vincent Vu of John Burroughs High School whose entry in the photography category has been recognized and singled out–no small feat considering more than 300,000 students in 8,000 schools across the country submitted entries. For his winning entry, Vincent will receive a $200 Young Artist Scholarship, a silver medallion and certificate, and recognition … Read more

Objections to Disclosure of Student Records

BURBANK PARENTS: The California Department of Education (“CDE”) is currently engaged in litigation with two non-profit associations comprised of parents and guardians of children with disabilities. The plaintiffs in that litigation have requested numerous documents, as well as student data collected and stored by CDE, which may include personally identifiable student information. To comply with … Read more

LGBTQ+ Inclusiveness in Health Education Resolution | UPDATE

Some AMAZING news from Barbara Miller, the BCPTA Resolution Committee Chairperson for the LGBTQ+ Inclusiveness in Health Education resolution passed last May at the CA State PTA Convention. Hello LGBTQ+ Resolution committee! Today I received some good news from CAPTA Resolutions Chair Michelle Eichinger. After she received the email from National PTA that our resolution ... Read more