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List of 3 news stories.

  • Holocaust Escapee Speaks to Burke's Eighth Graders

    On Wednesday, November 30, eighth graders gathered in the Media Room to hear from George Elbaum, a survivor of the Nazi's Invasion of Poland who eventually made it out of the Warsaw Ghetto thanks to his mother's tireless work. 
  • Our Plan in Action: New Class Solidifies SEL Curriculum in Upper School

    "Hello, neighbors! I like all my neighbors, especially those who cream!" The Media Room becomes a frenzy of activity as all the students in the room who identify with that statement leave their seats and attempt to find an empty one, in a new spin on musical chairs. 
  • Student-Made Buttons Convey Positive Body Messages

    In fourth-grade art, students recently combined lessons in positive body image with creative expression to make buttons with a broad range of catchy sayings. (Among them: "I'm size awesome!") 

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Burke's mission is to educate, encourage and empower girls. Our school combines academic excellence with an appreciation for childhood so that students thrive as learners, develop a strong sense of self, contribute to community, and fulfill their potential, now and throughout life.

Katherine Delmar Burke School

An independent K–8 school for girls
7070 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94121
Phone: 415.751.0177 Fax: 415.666.0535
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