December PTA News/Events

December 10th: Burcham Eats Out

Show this flier at Chick-fil-a Long Beach Towne Center anytime and a portion will go back to Burcham.

December 17-20th: Holiday Shop

December 24-January 4th: Winter Break-NO SCHOOL


November PTA News/Events

November 4-12th: Parent Teacher Conferences

During parent conference days we will be on minimum day schedule.

  • Grades 1-5 are dismissed at 1:00pm.
  • Late start ETK/TK/K start school at 9:10am and are dismissed at 1:10pm
  • There is no change to early start ETK/TK/K schedule

November 7th: Burcham Art Show

Please join us for the Bucham Art Show in the Cafeteria at 5:30pm

November 7th: PTA Meeting

Please join us for the next PTA meeting! We will be discussing the holiday shop, how to be a part of the nominating committee, and more! We hope to see you there!
Childcare is now provided!

November 11th: Veteran’s Day–NO SCHOOL

November 14th: Movie and In ‘n Out Night

The In-N-Out truck is coming to Burcham for dinner! Please join us for dinner and a movie on Thursday, November 14 at 5:00pm. Tickets are $5 each and include a hamburger or cheeseburger, chips, and a drink. 
In-N-Out food is available for purchase through pre-sale only.

November 25-29th: Thanksgiving Break–NO SCHOOL

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October PTA News/Events

October 15th: Burcham Eats Out

Bring this flyer to Panda Express and Burcham receives 20%

October 21st: Fall Fundraiser Over

All orders due for Boon Supply Fall Fundraiser

October 21st-25th: Red Ribbon Week

Red Ribbon Week is October 21-October 25.  There will be many fun activities and spirit wear days to show that we are proud to be drug free.

Monday: Wear all red.
Tuesday: Wear your favorite sports shirt
Wednesday: Wear neon colors
Thursday: Wear your shirt backwards
Friday: Dress like you’re in a band or a rockstar

October 25th: Tent or Treat

Please join us for music, candy, and fun at Burcham’s Tent or Treat on Friday, October 25 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Children and parents can come in costume (no weapons please).

If you are interested in decorating a tent, E-Z up canopy, or beach umbrella for the  decorating contest or would like to help with setup or clean up, please complete the form and return to school.

October 31st: Literacy Parade

The Literacy Parade is a school hosted parade.  All students can dress up (at the end of the day) as a character in a book. Students need to carry the book that the character comes from. For example, if you dress up as a unicorn you need to carry a unicorn book. Please make sure that  costumes are appropriate for school. A flyer will be coming home with more information. All parents are welcome to attend.

Students need to come in school uniform and then change into their costume
 before the parade.  Kindergartners, please check with your teacher regarding the schedule for that day. 

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September PTA News/Events

Hello new Bobcat families!
Please take a moment to sign up for our PTA EMAIL LIST so you can get the latest news and announcements delivered straight to your inbox! Click this link to sign up: CLICK HERE
Please also join the Burcham PTA facebook page: Burcham PTA Facebook

September 10th: Burcham Eats Out

Bring this flyer to Mod Pizza and Burcham receives 20% back!

September 12th: First PTA Meeting

Come and learn about events we have planned this year, fundraising, and how you can help! Dinner will be provided. Everyone is invited! We do not offer child care, but kids of any age are welcome!

September 16th-20th: Book Fair

For volunteer information, click here: Book Fair Flyer

Looking Ahead

The Burcham Art show will be held November 7th. Please complete and return this form if you’d like to participate:


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2019-2020 Kindergarten BBQ

Welcome new Bobcats!!

We invite all new students, early TK, TK, and Kindergarten students to our Kindergarten BBQ on Friday, August 23 at 10 am!

ETK, TK, and Kinder students will be able to meet your new teacher and take a tour of the school!

Spirit wear will be available for purchase. Shirts are $10 each and can be purchased by cash or check (sorry, no credit cards). Spirit Wear shirts can be worn any day to school as part of the Burcham dress code.

Families are invited to stay and enjoy lunch. Stay for a chance to meet other new families and make new friends!

Can’t wait to see you there!`


June PTA News/Events

June 7th-Talent Show

The Talent Show will be held at Marshall Middle School.

June 13 – Last Day of School


May PTA News/Events

May 6-10: Teacher Appreciation Week

Monday, May 6th
Bring your teacher a flower
Tuesday, May 7th
Show your teacher a smile
Wednesday, May 8th
Bring your teacher a school supply
Thursday, May 9th
Bring your teacher a treat
Friday, May 10th
Make your teacher a thank-you card or hand-drawn picture

May 9: PTA Meeting – Dinner, Uniform Exchange, Raffle

Please join us on Thursday, May 9 at 6:30pm for the last PTA meeting of the school year, dinner, and a raffle. Come enjoy tacos from Hole Mole and bring any ideas you would like added to the budget.

We will also be having a uniform exchange.  Please bring any outgrown uniforms that you would like to donate or exchange. All uniforms will be laid out on a table and you will be able to “shop” the table for your child. You can still take advantage of this exchange even if you don’t have any uniforms to bring.

The raffle will be the biggest raffle of the year.  We will have prizes to thank you for all of your help this year.  The meeting will be held in the cafeteria.  We can’t wait to see you!

May 17: Spring Carnival

This year’s carnival is Disney themed! We’ll have inflatables, a photo booth, a snack booth, food trucks (including a dessert truck), and 11 Disney themed game booths hosted by classrooms. Wristbands will be available for pre-sale on Friday, May 10-Thursday, May 16 before and after school (7:40-8:00am, 2:05-2:15pm.). They will also be sold before school on Friday, May 17. Wristbands are $20 and get unlimited access to inflatables, games, and booths. (Wristbands do not buy snacks or food) Tickets are also available for purchase and will cost $1 for two tickets.

We Need Carnival Volunteers!

Please consider volunteering an hour or two to make our carnival happen! 

Set up: 2:00-4:00pm
Booth: 4:00-5:00pm
Booth: 5:00-6:00pm
Booth: 6:00-7:00pm
Booth: 6:00-7:00pm
Tear down: 7:45-9:00pm

Click here to sign up using our online volunteer form!
May 20-24: Spring Book Fair
This will be a buy one get one book fair— Students will receive a free book with every book they purchase! Volunteers needed! If you can take a Book Fair shift, please email us at
May 21: Burcham Eats Out
@ Flippin Pizza
May 22: Open House
May 27: Memorial Day-No School

April PTA Events/News

April 11th: The next PTA meeting is April 11 at 6:30pm in the auditorium. We will be discussing upcoming events as well as starting to work on a preliminary budget for next year. If you have a great idea on how to spend PTA’s money please come and share your ideas!

April 16th: Burcham Eats Out @ Rascals-Download the flier:

April 18th: Pikachu or Pokémon Day! Students  can dress as their favorite character. Attire must be appropriate for school.

April 18th: Secretary’s Day-Please stop by and thank Rhonda and Connie in the office.

April 18th: Spirit Wear Orders DUE.This is everyone’s chance to order shirts for the last few months of school and to start off the school year. A flyer will be coming home with more information in the Wednesday folder. The order form will include the two student designs and THREE NEW SHIRT DESIGNS. This will be the last chance to purchase spirit wear until October 1, 2019.

April 19th: NO SCHOOL



This year’s Spring Carnival will be Disney themed! Tentatively, we have 8 inflatables, a photo booth, a snack booth, food trucks (including a dessert truck), and 11 Disney themed game booths hosted by classrooms.

Wristbands will be available for pre-sale on Friday, May 10 – Thursday, May 16 before school (starting at 7:40 a.m.) and after school (until 2:15 p.m.). Tickets will also be sold before school on Friday, May 17.

Wristbands are $20 and include unlimited access to inflatables, games, and booths. (Wristbands do not buy snacks or food)

Tickets are also available for purchase and will cost $1 for two tickets.


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Jog-A-Thon Prizes

Check out all of the prizes that can be won in the Jog-A-Thon prize raffle!

Remember that online donations can be made through March 25th and cash/check donations will be collected through March 27th. For more info visit: Burcham Jog-A-Thon

Students will earn 1 ticket for every $10 they bring in. The raffle will take place the first week of April.
1. Barbie Dream House
2. Minecraft Lego Set
3. Don’t Step In Poo Game
4. Mini Indoor Basketball Hoop Set with Blow-up Ball
5. Pink Rollerblades
6. MORF BOARD (converts from scooter to skateboard)
7. Soccer Set (includes an Umbro soccer ball, goal, and mini cones)
8. Guitar (FIRST ACT brand)
9. ELVES Lego Set
10. SHOPKINS Super Mall
11. Light-up JUPITER Scooter
12. LOL Surprise Dolls Scooter
13. Remote Control Machines – a build-it-yourself kit
14. Black & Neon Yellow Bike (suggested rider height 4’2”-5’0”)
16. Baseball Set (includes plastic bat, balls, t-ball stand, and rubber bases)
17. 3D Doodler
18. Shopkins Gift Basket (includes a Shopkins toy, a ‘squishy toy’, & a Shopkins car) 3 winners
will be drawn
19. Plasma Ball – a Smithsonian Kit
20. Planetarium Projector – a Smithsonian Kit
21. Perfectly Cute Cook-top Playset (younger age group)
22. Paracord Loom Kit
23. Table Top SKEEBALL Game

24. ‘Rocket’ – a DIY Science Kit
25. ‘Build a Motor’ – a DIY Science Kit
26. Shopkins Bike (16” tall – suggested for younger age groups)
27. Ride-on sized ‘Maximus’ horse from Tangled
28. Baking Set (includes Poop emoji cake pan, cookbook, apron, & spatulas)
29. Magic Set
30. Drone
31. Star Wars set (includes a set of 4” figures and a Storm Trooper costume sizes 5-6)
32. Hatchimals CollEGGtibles
33. Telescope – a DIY science kit
34. American Girl Doll – Melody Ellison
35. CENTER STAGE DANCE Class (1 month of free classes/1 class per week) – 2 winners will be


February PTA Events

Hi Everyone! Here’s what’s happening in February:

View the February Newsletter HERE

Thursday, February 7th-PTA meeting in the Burcham auditorium at 6:30PM

Monday, February 11th-No School

Monday, February 18th-No School

Wednesday, February 20th-Burcham Eats Out at Fuddruckers

Friday, February 22nd-Burcham’s Annual Dance (ticket’s must be purchased by February 15th)

Start fundraising for the Jog-A-Thon!

Subscribe to the PTA Newsletter HERE