The school's 40-acre wilderness camp in the Ozarks hosts the seventh-grade orientation in the fall, as well as a science field study program for ninth graders in the spring. Many outdoor education programs also take place at Drey Land.
Tennis 2019 State Champs
The girls varsity tennis team brought home the state Triple Crown: the team championship, the doubles championship (Sami Remis '20 and Gaby Thornton '20) and the singles championship (Lily Walther '21).
Our senior orchestra is one of ten instrumental and vocal classes, each of which includes multiple performances throughout the school year. Our Music Department also offers courses in music history and songwriting.
Old Newsboys Day
Thirty-five students and 10 faculty collected nearly $3,700 for Old Newsboys Day, benefiting St. Louis area children's charities. Burroughs participates in this annual area-wide drive every fall.
Last winter, 30 juniors and seniors participated in international collaboration and debate at The Hague International Model United Nations in Qatar — Burroughs' 27th annual THIMUN conference. In January 2020, a JBS delegation will head to THIMUN in the Netherlands.
The Arts Front and Center
All of our students participate in some aspect of our arts program.
Boys Tennis Dominates
Last spring, our boys varsity team took first in Districts and first in State. Akash Rajan '21 also won first place in State singles competition.
Class of 2019 ~ They're Off!
The Class of 2019, numbering 103, graduated on June 2, 2019. They headed to 62 colleges and universities, including two in China. The Class of 2020 will graduate on May 31, 2020.