Merit Scholars Eighteen members of the Class of 2018 have been named National Merit Semifinalists. An additional 11 students have been commended by the program. Read More 7th Grade Drey Land As part of orientation, seventh graders spend 3 days at our wilderness camp in the Ozarks. Drey Land also supports our science and outdoor education programs. 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. Repeat Title The boys track track and field team dominated in relays at the state meet to clinch its second consecutive title. 92nd Graduation The 101 graduates in the Class of 2017 head to 57 colleges nationwide.