Welcome to Burke High School

Dear Students and Parents,

Allow me to welcome you on behalf of the faculty and staff at Burke High School. We embrace the

2018-2019 school year with great anticipation for an outstanding year. Our goal is to continue the

tradition of excellence in academics, athletics, and activities. Therefore, we are setting the bar high

for success in academics and expect growth in all areas of student life.

At Burke, your child will receive a world-class education in an environment led by nurturing and

caring adults. We simply ask you to partner with us as we guide our students towards an

education that opens doors to college, careers, and engaged citizenship.

We encourage you to take advantage of all the opportunities Burke offers. If you have questions,

please contact the administrative staff.

Finally, we are here to assist and support you. Remember, you are expected to exhibit Bulldog

pride in all that you do. At Burke, we BARK with Trust, Respect, and Responsibility as a new tech

network high school.


Cheryl F. Swinton

Executive Principal




What's Happening

Hesham Hikal
Statewide Logo Winner
Posted on 05/29/2018
Burke High School scholar wins statewide logo contest for Shred360.   READ MORE... about Statewide Logo Winner
Burke High School Summer LINKS
Posted on 05/22/2018
Summer LINKS is a program designed for incoming 9th grade students who want the opportunity to learn new skills, improve present level of skill, and experience the routines and expectations of high school. You will earn a .5 high school Study Skills credit upon program completion at Burke High School.   READ MORE... about Burke High School Summer LINKS
Ms. Navarette & Mr. Plants
Burke earns honor in first year with New Tech Network
Posted on 04/26/2018
Charleston, SC – When Burke High School (BHS) became part of the New Tech Network (NTN) program for the 2017-18 school year, school administrators and staff were excited about the doors this partnership could open for students. As it turns out, the administrators, staff, and students were ready to walk through those doors together, and did so in a way that earned them NTN’s 2018 Best in Network award earlier this month.   READ MORE... about Burke earns honor in first year with New Tech Network
Students at Work
Burke High School Graphic Novel Project
Posted on 02/07/2018
Several Burke High School sophomores have been working on a 3 month civil right depression novel.   READ MORE... about Burke High School Graphic Novel Project
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Parenting Partners Parent Champion
Congratulations to our Parent Champion, Mrs. Cheryl Jenkins! We invite parents to sign up for our March workshops. Open to everyone who wants to participate.  READ MORE... about Parenting Partners Parent Champion
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Trident Tech College Summer Camps
Registration for the 2018 Summer Camp season at Trident Tech is now open.   READ MORE... about Trident Tech College Summer Camps