Byrd School is ready for the Holidays!
Byrd School is ready for the Holidays!
Fall Into Fitness Wellness Day
Fall Into Fitness Wellness Day
Byrd School's Patriot Day Assembly
Byrd School's Patriot Day Assembly
Multicultural Family Parade
Multicultural Family Parade
Multicultural Family Parade
Multicultural Family Parade
Multicultural Family Parade
Multicultural Family Parade
Multicultural Family Parade
Multicultural Family Parade
District 111 Spelling Bee - 2021
District 111 Spelling Bee - 2021
5th Grade Avatars at Byrd School
5th Grade Avatars at Byrd School
Santa Drive-Thru at Byrd
Santa Drive-Thru at Byrd
Santa Drive-Thru at Byrd
Santa Drive-Thru at Byrd
Santa Drive-Thru at Byrd
Santa Drive-Thru at Byrd
Santa Drive-Thru at Byrd
Santa Drive-Thru at Byrd
Byrd School Kindness Rocks
Byrd School Kindness Rocks
Lights Around Byrd School
Lights Around Byrd School
Patriot Day at Byrd School
Patriot Day at Byrd School
Burbank Vs. Byrd AR Book Battle
Burbank Vs. Byrd AR Book Battle
KaBoom Build Day at Byrd School
KaBoom Build Day at Byrd School
KaBoom Build Day at Byrd School
KaBoom Build Day at Byrd School
KaBoom Build Day at Byrd School
KaBoom Build Day at Byrd School
KaBoom Build Day at Byrd School
KaBoom Build Day at Byrd School
KaBoom Build Day at Byrd School
KaBoom Build Day at Byrd School

News & Announcements

News from Prairie Trails Public Library

The Prairie Trails Library Youth Services Department has four New AWE Learning’s All-In-One Workstations Platinum.  These workstations are for ages 2-12 and deliver 175+ award winning, pre-loaded educational software titles on the workstation. With no internet required, the AWE workstations offer a safe learning environment on a digital platform. All content is STREAM-aligned (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Art and Music, and Math). Educational titles include handwriting (including cursive), e-books (fiction, non-fiction, and poetry), coding, comic books, cyber safety and so much more. The content is closely aligned with school curriculum.  Parents and Children are welcome to the youth services department to try out these great new educational titles.  Check out their current newsletter for more information on the workstations and other services offered at Prairie Trails Library. 

Board Briefs - December BOE Meeting

The regular meeting of the Board of Education was held on Wednesday, December 15, 2021.  Click here for a brief summary of the meeting.

COVID Vaccine Clinic at Burbank School

Burbank School District 111 has partnered with the Illinois Department of Public Health to host a COVID vaccine clinic for adults and children age 5 and up.  The clinic will be held at Burbank School on Saturday, January 22 from 9: am to 3:00 pm.

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5Essentials Parent Survey

Parents, please take the Illinois 5Essentials Survey to help us generate a detailed picture of the inner workings of your child's school.  This survey will allow you to share your thoughts on the important elements of our schools' effectiveness.  Deadline is March 11.  In order to receive results we need at least 20% parent participation.  Click the link to begin....  https://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/survey/parent/login/

District 111 Young Authors Contest

District 111 is hosting a Young Authors Contest again this year.  The contest is open to all kindergarten through 8th grade students and submissions are due January 21.  The Young Authors Contest promotes writing and creativity by encouraging children to write an original story and present it in book form.  Click the following links for more information:  Young Authors Contest Guidelines  /  Young Authors Contest Entry Form

Now Hiring Substitute Teachers

Burbank School District 111 is seeking Substitute Teachers.  Daily rate up to $160 per day!  Click here for more information from District 111.  Click here for information on how to obtain a substitute license from ISBE.

Free Lunch Application

New this year, Free Lunch Applications must be submitted through the new parent portal TITAN School Solutions.  Simply go to the TITAN website at https://family.titank12.com and click on “Sign up today!” to begin the process of making a new account.  In order to successfully link your student(s) to your account, you must enter the first name, last name, and date of birth for each student.  Students must be linked to the account in order to submit a free lunch application for your household.

VFW Illustrating America Art Contest

The VFW is hosting their  Illustrating America Art Contest for students in grades K-8.  The deadline for student entries is March 31. 

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VFW National Anthem Singing Contest

The VFW is hosting their Get Excited for the Red, White, and Blue! National Anthem Singing Contest for students in grades K-12.  The deadline for student entries is March 31. 

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At-Risk Pre-School Screenings

Burbank School District 111 will be conducting a Developmental Screening for 3-4 year old children on January 26, 2022.  The purpose of the screening is to determine the educational needs of your child.  Qualified personnel will conduct a developmental screening in the following areas:  motor development, speech/language, thinking skills, and vision/hearing.  Click here for more information.

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Upcoming Events

Jan
18
Enrichment 4/5
Tuesday, 1/18/2022
- 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
Jan
18
Kindergarten After School Academic Reading Support
Tuesday, 1/18/2022
- 2:45 PM - 3:30 PM
Jan
18
Kindergarten After School Academic Math Support
Tuesday, 1/18/2022
- 2:45 PM - 3:30 PM
Jan
19
District Spelling Bee
Wednesday, 1/19/2022
- 6:00 PM
Contact Us
Richard E. Byrd School
8259 S. Lavergne
Burbank, IL 60459
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Phone: 708-499-3049
Fax: 708-499-1002