...is to engage, enable, and empower students to become growing leaders for tomorrow.
...is to be a school where each student can develop to their fullest potential, teachers can teach to their potential, and expand learning opportunities for all.
Enrollment: 503 students
School Colors: Red and White
School Mascot: Burgin Bulldogs
Certified Staff: 38
Classified Staff: 30
Preschool: Average of 20 students
Instructor/Student ratio: 11 to 1
"One question we've always struggled with is what time we should get our little ones to bed. Go to bed too early, and they goof off, get hyper and never get to sleep. Go to bed too late, and we've got grumpy tired kids who can barely make it through the day" (SimpleMost.com).
One Wisconsin school has published a chart of suggested bedtimes, based on the age of the child. Check it out at the link below:
Find more resources for parents by clicking "Parent Resources", listed under the Quicklinks.
2016-2017 School Calendar
The 2016-2017 school calendar has been posted! You may access it by clicking the "Calendar" link at the top of the page or by clicking the link below.
The WHAS Crusade for Children, Inc. established in 1954 by WHAS-TV, raises money for agencies, schools and hospitals to better the lives of special needs children.
$165 million raised for special needs children
In its first 62 years, the Crusade has raised more than $165 million. Thanks to generous contributions of goods and services, the Crusade is able to return 100 percent of all donations to organizations that serve special needs children in all 120 Kentucky counties and more than 50 southern Indiana counties.
To learn more about the WHAS Crusade for Children, visit their website: http://www.whascrusade.org.
Burgin Independent is ranked a 2015 Proficient/Progressing District.
We are pleased with the progress our students have made as evidenced by the release of the 2015 Unbridled Learning Accountability results. We feel good about the results, but we still have work to do.
Congratulations to all the students, parents, teachers, and staff for this outstanding accomplishment.