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The continued safety, well-being, and success of our students, teachers, staff, and community has always been our top priority as we navigate the complex and evolving coronavirus crisis. To this end, we are updating our reopening plan to begin the school year in a fully online-learning model for all students which will continue through the last week of September. All students in grades 1-12 will begin on August 18, kindergarten students will begin on August 20.
La seguridad continúa, el bienestar, y el éxito de nuestros estudiantes, maestros, empleados, y la comunidad siempre ha sido nuestra prioridad más importante a manera que enfrentamos la compleja y evolucionante crisis del coronavirus. Con este fin, estamos actualizando nuestro plan de reapertura para comenzar este año escolar en un modelo de instrucción completamente en línea para estudiantes hasta finales de septiembre. Hemos actualizado el calendario para que todos los estudiantes en los grados 1-12 comiencen el 18 de agosto, los estudiantes de jardin de infantes comenzarán el 20 de agosto.
Ms. Tyra grew up in DeWitt, Iowa and earned degrees in music education and music therapy from Wartburg College. She has been at Burlington since 2007 and has been working with kids all her life, including the times she has taught swimming lessons, voice lessons, music classes, drama classes, and preschool. Ms. Tyra has two beautiful children. When she is not working at Burlington, she enjoys singing, acting, reading, and spending time with family and friends. What Ms. Tyra likes about what she does: "I love children. I can't imagine doing anything that didn't involve children in some way. Every day I am greeted with smiles and hugs…it just doesn't get any better than that." Ms. Tyra has these words for the students of Burlington: "Thank you for making coming to work every day a joy! Burlington students are very special, and I'm blessed to work with all of you!"