• Fifteen National Merit Semifinalists

    15 seniors have been named National Merit Scholar semifinalists, bringing our ten-year total to 243. This year, another 17 have received Letters of Commendation.

  • The Arts Front and Center

    All of our students participate in some aspect of our arts program – fine, performing and/or practical. It’s at the heart of a Burroughs education.

  • Tennis State Champs ... again!

    Girls tennis earned a second consecutive Class 1 state championship. Freshmen Gaby Thornton and Sami Remis took the #1 and #2 spots in individual competition.

  • JBS SMV in the Motor City

    At the Shell Eco-Marathon Competition in Detroit, the Burroughs super mileage vehicle placed sixth in its division and attained a high mileage of 218 mpg.

  • Bio Drey Land

    As the culmination of a year-long, lab-based study of biology, 9th graders engaged in field ecology study at Drey Land, our 40-acre campus in the Ozarks.

  • Weatherstripping

    JBS students and faculty have a stake in the greater St. Louis community. Working with EnergyCare to weatherstrip homes is just one of dozens of service initiatives undertaken every year.

  • Dance Marathon

    Students put on the 2016 Dance Marathon, raising $16,000 for a non-profit founded by a JBS faculty member to improve medical facilities in the developing world.

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  • Back at The Hague

    In Burroughs’ 28th international model UN conference, 20 juniors and seniors returned to The Hague (in the Netherlands) for some serious politicking.

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