Fifteen National Merit Semifinalists 15 seniors were named National Merit Scholar semifinalists, bringing our ten-year total to 243. This year, another 17 received Letters of Commendation. Tennis State Champs ... again! Girls tennis earned a second consecutive Class 1 state championship. Freshmen took the #1 and #2 spots in individual competition. 7th Grade Drey Land As part of orientation, the Class of 2022 spent 3 days at our wilderness camp in the Ozarks. Drey Land also supports our science and outdoor education programs. St. Louis World Food Day Burroughs was honored to host the 5th Annual St. Louis World Food Day during which 2000 volunteers packaged meals for local and international hunger relief. Varsity Soccer Secures State Title Our boys varsity soccer team took top honors (Class 2), claiming our second fall state championship. Bombers also won state titles in 2008 and 2013 (Class 1). Classic Orchestra Our music program offers not only two traditional orchestras but also four bands, a percussion ensemble and five choral groups. Old Newsboys Day Students have a stake in the greater St. Louis community. Old Newsboys Day — supporting children's charities — is one of dozens of annual service projects. THIMUN Qatar In Burroughs’ 29th international model UN conference, 23 juniors and seniors returned to THIMUN Qatar for serious international diplomacy and serious fun! The Arts Front and Center All of our students participate in some aspect of our arts program — fine, performing and/or practical.