One Mission, One Purpose, Whatever It Takes, College Bound! Fine Arts Magnet Program Principal Hilarion Martinez Burbank Elementary School 216 Tidwell Houston, Texas 77022 Tel 713-696-2690 Fax 713-696-2691 Web: http://es.houstonisd.org/burbankes Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/burbankbears What Does Burbank Have to Offer? Free After School Fine Arts Physical Development Programs Boy Physical Development Program Basketball Soccer Track and Field Gymnastics Boy Scouts Girl Scouts Name that Book Club Fine Arts Program Music Violin Choir Guitar Mariachi Dance Ballet Folkorico Honor-roll and Perfect Attendance Celebrations Advanced technology Burbank Elementary Mariachi Program explores the different regional music of Mexico that is commonly played by Mariachis, such as: rancheras, boleros, polkas, huapangos, sones jalicienses, and jarabes. Our after-school sports teach our students discipline, good sportsmanship and teamwork. Students at Burbank have the opportunity to participate in co-ed basketball or soccer team. Students learn in music classes the fundamentals of music, music history and culture, note-reading and beat counting. We prepare our students to compete throughout the city of Houston as well as perform at school functions The Burbank Elementary School’s Dance Program is designed to encourage confidence, self-esteem, and self-discipline. Students develop movement skills and learn dances from many cultures. The purpose of the choir program at Burbank is to continue the development of music appreciation and understanding through study and performance of vocal music. Student’s also have the opportunity to learn how to play the recorder and keyboard. School Demographics • • • • • Total Student Enrollment - 834 Female 49% Male 51% Hispanic 84% African-American 14% White 2% School Demographics • • • • • • • Faculty and Staff 51 Hispanic 45%; White 22% ; Black 31% Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 5 or less yrs of exp. 24% 6-10 yrs of exp. 29% 11 or more yrs of exp. 47% Advanced Degrees 25% Academic Profile • • • • • • • • STAAR READING 3rd grade 63% 4th grade 58% 5th grade 61% STAAR MATH 3rd grade 59% 4th grade 60% 5th grade 69% • Writing 58% • Science 76% One Mission, One Purpose, Whatever It Takes, College Bound!