Senator Patrick Burns School program is uniquely organized as follows:
-International Spanish Academy (Gr. 6-9) that serves NW and NE communities
-English Community School (Gr. 7-9)
-Teachers within the core program are organized into teams that work together to plan activities and integrate curriculum. They discuss strategies to work more successfully with their students.
-Outstanding Complementary Program (options) - organized in semesters (exemption: Band is a full year courses). Students are offered a wide variety of option courses in Spanish and English which extend and enhance the Program of Studies
-Staff are creative, concerned, competent and caring, bringing a wide range of language and cultural experiences to their students.