News and Announcements

Applications for the 21-22 school year are live!

We are pleased to announce that the STEAM Academy @ Burke is accepting admissions applications for the 2021-22 school year. Applications will be due by April 30th. The application can be found on the STEAM Academy’s website home page and under the student tab. Please remember that only those students who live outside of the school’s boundaries need to submit an application.
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STEAM students making county news

8th grade Accelerated Math students in Mr. Ormseth and Ms. Morales classes analyzed data and presented ways to stay safe during the pandemic. Check out the products they created by clicking on the button labeled "Grade 8 Math PBL" above.

Second Step Middle School Program

This week the Humanities classes began teaching a Second Step® Middle School program which is a research-based social-emotional learning program designed to improve students’ social-emotional skills. We hope these skills will help students both in and out of school. More information is included in the attached parent letter. If you have any questions about the program, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

School Site Council Meeting #5

Welcome all parents and stakeholders! SSC meeting #5 will be held Thursday, 3/11/21 @ 4pm via Zoom. We will be discussing the SPSA, campus, and testing. Meeting info can be found on the STEAM Activities calendar and the zoom link is included in the title above.

Vaccination Update

Please see the attached flyer for information regarding the COVID-19 Vaccination availability for Los Angeles County workers beginning March 1st.

California Healthy Kids Survey

The survey will be administered on February 8, 2021. This is a very important survey that will help promote better health and well-being among our youth, improve the school learning environment and combat problems such as drug abuse and violence.

School Site Council Meeting #4

Welcome all parents and stakeholders! SSC meeting #4 will be held Thursday, 1/28/21 @ 4pm via Zoom. We will be reviewing and voting on approving the School Safety Plan. Meeting info can be found on the STEAM Activities calendar and the zoom link is included in the title.

Distance Learning Parent Resources

Interested in a few tips from experts on managing Distance Learning in your house? Click here and scroll to the bottom of the page for PDFs and a link to videos covering everything from healthy snacks for kids, to improving physical and mental health, to creating simple projects and adventures for your kids, etc.

School Site council Meeting #3

Welcome all parents and stakeholders! SSC meeting #3 will be held Thursday, 12/3/20 @ 4pm via Zoom. We will be reviewing and voting on approving the SARC (School Accountability Report Card). Meeting info can be found on the STEAM Activities calendar and the link is included in the title.

Office closed until further notice

Out of an abundance of caution, The STEAM Academy office will be closed until further notice. Please see the attached reference sheet for contact information. School and distance learning continue as planned, only the physical office is closed. Please contact us with questions. Thank you,

Support for students and parents

The California College Guidance Initiative is offering virtual workshops to help parents in partner districts become informed, engaged, and empowered to support their children throughout the process. Please click on the title for more information.

Benchmark Assessments are coming!

In the last few weeks of November, your children will be taking benchmark tests that will help inform and guide teachers' instruction. Please click on the title for more information regarding the importance of these tests.
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