Bur Oak Secondary School - History

History

Bur Oak Secondary School opened in September 2007 with only two grades (9 & 10). B.O.S.S. held its “Official Opening” ceremony on Thursday, May 1, 2008 followed by an open house. The school now has 4 grades (9-12) with over 1200 students. The school's official colours consist of royal blue, gold, white, and black. Bur Oak's mascot is the bulldog, hence the representative name for teams, the "Bur Oak Bulldogs".

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