Good afternoon everyone, on Tuesday July 16, 2016. the Stephen D. Waters scholarship committee held a meeting to discuss, what we want to do for next year. We are going to expand the kindle program to include Buford Middle School, we want to add one more scholarship for next year maybe in the computer field. There is a plain to get each high school scholarship chairs, together to find out why a lot of student and parents, are saying they didn`t know about our scholarship.
Alumni, Friends I`m doing just find it going to be a slow road back, with God help I`m going to be fine. I want everyone to know that our Stephen D. Waters Golf Tournament and cookout it still a big go. I`m going to work the golf tournament, and turn to the cookout over to Agnes Booker, Else Johnson Varsity club members. I`ll be there a little later to take care of the raffle for the golfer and the one for everyone.
Everyone on June 20, 2016 the VISA Heritage Association, held it first banquet at the Double Tree in Charlottesville. Burley High School had Three former teacher honored. Coach Robert Smith, Band director Elmer Sampson and last but not least Clarence Jones. I couldn`t attend this great event because I was in Martha Jefferson Hospital.
Alumni & Friends the Stephen D. Waters, Scholarship committee is please to announce the recipient of this year scholarship awards. Faith Holmes is the 2016 Stephen D. Waters Middle School leadership award. Robyn Highlman, Justice Howard are the 2016 scholarships award winner, both are from Charlottesville High School. Congratulations to both of these young ladies. Robyn will be attending VCU the fall and Justice will be attending UVA.
Saturday September 12, 2015, several members of the Burley Varsity Club travel to Addison Middle School in Roanoke, Va. The Alumni of Addison High School held a Monument wall unveiling, Addison High School open in 1928 and closed in 1973. We received a very warm welcome, in fact we were call the Burley Boys are with us today. The wall is very beautiful and the group did a wonderful job raising over one hundred thousand dollars in two and a half years. Great, Job.
Unveling of the clubs projects at Burley Middle School starting at 11a.m at the rear of the school. Refreshments will be served in the media center at the conclusion.
The VHSL banquet is being held on October 15 at the Doubletree Hotel honoring the hall of fame inductees, Burley’s first coach Robert Smith is one of the inductees. Tickets are on sale for $35 each through the VHSL.
Burley Varsity Club is going to honor the former teachers of Jackson P. Burley High School, at a luncheon program at the Holiday Inn on 5th St. More Details will be provided at a later date.
Bus trip to Lynchburg,Virginia Memorial wall unveiling for Dumbar High School.
More Info will follow shortly….