There is no obstacle to the success of Burke High School. Our goals are to transcend, conquer, and leave nothing to be desired.
Mission: Destination Graduation!
Please see the changes to the 2017-18 Summer Reading assignment for 9th-12th grades!
[06/13/17] All summer reading materials for returning students and incoming 9th graders are available for pick-up this week from 9 am-12 pm.
Summer Reading assignments for the 2017-18 School Year have been posted!
[06/06/17] Today was the last day of school! We hope that everyone has a safe and fun summer! See you in August!
[05/27/17] In observance of Memorial Day, school will be closed on Monday (5/29).
[05/26/17] In celebration of our Academic Awards Ceremony and Cookout tomorrow, students can dress down for the day!
Congratulations to all of our parents who participated in the Parenting Partners workshop. They graduated this past Tuesday!
[05/19/17] Attention Lady Bulldogs, there will be a volleyball interest meeting on Monday, May 22, 2017, at 3:30 PM, in the gymnasium. Important information will be given out.
[05/19/17] Seniors, please stop by the School Counseling Office to pick up the revised senior checkout information.
[05/16/17] Attention Lady Bulldogs, There will be a volleyball interest meeting on Monday, May 22, 2017, at 3:30 PM, in the gymnasium.. Important information will be given out.
[05/16/17] Any athlete who plans to participate in Summer Workouts for an athletic team must have an up to date physical form completed by June 1st. No one will be allowed to workout after June 1st until it is complete. See Coach Alston or Ms. Gaillard for more information.
[05/15/17] Congratulations to the Bulldog Track & Field on yet another successful season. Dwayne Curnell gave an impressive run at the State Championiship on Saturday ranking 6th in the 100m Dash & 3rd in the 200m Dash. This was Dwayne’s 1st time at and the Track Team’s 4th year in a row at State Championship!
Please support Ms. Worrell in her endeavor to take 15 young ladies from Burke HS and Simmons-Pinckney to see the Lion King in Greenville, SC!
gofundme.com My name is Leilani Worrell. I am a reading teacher at Simmons Pinckney Middle School (SPMS) and a track coach at Burke High School (BHS), both located in the heart of downtown Charleston. These schools are Title I schools, which means that the school has a significant amount of students who recei...
[05/10/17] We will be hosting our Annual Band Spring Concert on Thursday, May 18, 2017 @ 7:00PM. There will also be a special performance from our Drama Department @6:30PM in the mall area. Please come and support!l
[05/10/17] SENIORS! Join us on Wednesday, May 17 at 5:00 in the cafeteria for a FREE dinner sponsored by Gear Up and Kickin’ Chicken. This is in celebration of your accomplishments, so don’t miss out!
[05/10/17] Seniors remember to bring all college acceptances and scholarship awards you have received to Ms. Garris.
[05/08/17] The Athletic Awards Ceremony will be held at Burke High School on May 19th @ 6:00pm in the auditorium. We are asking for all athletes to please come and support each other as we recognize another great year for Burke Athletics.
[05/08/17] Congratulations to the Soccer team for a great season and for advancing to the 2nd round of the playoffs. Also congratulations to the track team for all of your hard work at the Lower State Championship. Big Bulldog Cheer for Dwayne Curnell! He finished 1st in the 100 meter dash and 2nd in the 200 meter dash. He will be competing for the State Championship this coming Saturday at Spring Valley High School.
[04/26/17] ATTENTION JUNIORS! If you are planning to take the SAT Test in June and are eligible for a fee waiver, please see Ms. Garris. The deadline to register for the test is May 9.
[04/26/17] Congratulations to Burke soccer team for a last minute 4-3 home field victory over St. Johns with goals by Kevin Frayer, Deandre Taylor, Hesham Hikal, D’Angelo Dukes, and Jamison Bennekin. The bulldogs are 6-4 for the season.
[04/26/17] The BHS Cheerleading program is seeking spirited, dedicated, and hardworking students who are interested in cheering for their Bulldogs! No Experience is Necessary! Tryouts will be held May 8th -May 12th. Please see Ms. Navarrete to sign up.
[04/26/17] There will be a meeting on today after school at 3:20 in the gym for all returning football players and those student that want to come out and join the team. See Coach Sterling for more information.
Congratulations to our Mr. and Miss Burke Contestants on last evening. You all did a wonderful job. You all are winners.
1st Runner up Mr. Burke - Mr. Oddessey McDonald
2nd. Runner Up Miss Burke - Miss Tauni Page
1st Runner Up Miss Burke - Miss Aamani Hamilton
Mr. Burke 2017 -Mr Jordan Brown
Miss Burke 2017 - Miss Destiney Williams
[04/21/17] Free physicals at WAHS Saturday April 29th for all students expecting to participate in athletics for 2017-2018. Transportation will be provided from the school leaving at 9am. Please see Mr. Alston for a form no later than APRIL 28th
[04/21/17] The College of Charleston is offering a wonderful College Summer Preparatory Program for Rising Juniors (Jr Project) and Rising Seniors (Sr. Project). The deadline to apply is May 30th. Please see Ms. Garris for more information.
[04/21/17] JROTC will be hosting a blood drive on May 10, 2017. See SFC. Vanderhorst for more information.
[04/19/17] Seniors! Do you still need help with your FAFSA application for financial aid for college? Please e-mail Allison Hurley or stop by Guidance on Wednesday to set up an appointment.
[04/19/17] The Mr. and Miss Burke Pageant is April 20, 2017 at 6:00 pm in the auditorium. Tickets are $5.00 general admission and $3.00 with your school ID.
[04/19/17] The City of Charleston is hiring for their summer youth employment program. Please see Ms. Garris for more information. Do not miss out on this opportunity!
[04/19/17] All 9th - 11th graders who are interested in dual enrollment (college credit coursework while still in high school), please sign up in the school counseling office to take the placement exam.
[04/19/17] The ASVAB test will be administered in the JROTC building on Thursday April 20th @ 08:30 am. Interested students please see SFC. Vanderhorst.
[04/16/17] We hope that everyone had a safe and enjoyable Spring Break! We look forward to seeing everyone back at school tomorrow!
[04/08/17] Don't forget that next week is Spring Break and schools will be closed! We look forward to seeing everyone back on Monday, April 17th!
[04/05/17] Due to the inclement weather that is expected this afternoon, all after school activities have been cancelled for today.
[04/05/17] Congratulations to the Bulldog Soccer team for bringing home a 7-0 shut-out victory vs. the Cross Trojans. The team is 5-3 for the year and headed for the playoffs.
[04/05/17] Attention Lady Bulldogs! If you are interested in playing volleyball for the 2017-2018 school year, please sign up with Ms. Gaillard.
[04/05/17] The Mr. and Miss Burke Pageant is April 20, 2017 at 6:00 pm in the auditorium. Tickets are $5.00 general admission and $3.00 with your school ID.
[04/05/17] Congratulations to Gentlemen of Duty & Distinction for taking 1st Place at the Anderson’s Alpha Angels “Step into your timezone” Step Show! Andrew Washington was named this show’s (MVG) Most Valuable Gentleman. Be on the lookout for Spring Tryout information!
[03/31/17] Congratulations to the Burke Soccer team for bringing home a 5-0 victory against Military Magnet. The Bulldogs are 4-3 for the season and have clinched a spot in the playoffs.
[03/28/17] Parents! Be on the lookout! Report cards were mailed home today!
[03/28/17] All Juniors and third year students are reminded that the ACT WorkKeys has been rescheduled for Monday 4/3/17.
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