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Burke High School

Charleston, SC


Burke High School
244 President Street
Charleston, SC  29403
Phone: 843-579-4815
Charleston County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 1 out of 10 stars
1

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 323
Type: Regular School  
Burke High School

Burke High School


Metro Area Ranking

#26
Metro Area High School Ranking: Burke High School is ranked #26 out of 26 of the best high schools in Charleston and surrounding areas (1st percentile). Cick the link to see all 26 high schools.


State Ranking

#210
Statewide High School Ranking: Burke High School is ranked #210 out of 222 of the best high schools in South Carolina (5th percentile). Click the link to see all 222 high schools.


Overall, Burke High School is a 1-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis of South Carolina Schools. The school is located in Charleston County, SC. Burke High School has an enrollment of approximately 323 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.
Graduation Rate
 77% - Burke High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools
 77% - Burke High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools




South Carolina Standardized Tests

Average ACT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
This School's State
Percentile Rating
State Percentile
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 13.4 18th 16.6
Math 14.5 6th 17.8
Reading 13.8 8th 18.0
Science 14.7 8th 18.1
Writing 5.4 29th 5.9

The ACT, a college readiness assessment, was given to every South Carolina 11th grader in 2017 with the exception of those eligible for alternate assessments. The ACT scores range from 0 to 36. State averages for ACT data are based on regular public schools and do not include private schools in the state. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at Burke High stack up against those of other high schools in South Carolina.


End-of-Course Tests

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 1 67.7 71.4
Algebra 1 58.5 69.4
Biology 1 63.1 75.3


Average SAT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
Reading 449
Math 425
Composite Score 874
SAT Participation Rate 71 %

Burke High had an average SAT score of 874 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #150 out of 216 SC high schools (31st percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of South Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Burke High was 71% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in South Carolina.


Students

Poverty Rate at this School

 90% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)
 90% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)

Student Absentee Rate

 9% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 9% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)

Teacher Absentee Rate

 3% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 3% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)

SCPass data is based on the 2016-2017 school year from the South Carolina Department of Education. If you're looking for the school report card for Burke High School, then we can help. We've distilled much of Burke High School's school report card data for you to see on one page.


Rankings for schools were created independently by Carolina School Hub. The test data for this site was derived from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and South Carolina Department of Education.

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School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Mitchell Elementary School 2 0.3 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
Charleston Progressive School 2 1.0 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
Buist Academy 10 1.3 miles Charleston, SC Regular K-8
Memminger Elementary School 1 1.3 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
St. Andrew's School of Math and Science 8 1.9 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
Harbor View Elementary School 10 2.7 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
Stono Park Elementary School 4 3.7 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
Murray LaSaine Elementary School 3 4.0 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-6
Military Magnet Academy 1 4.0 miles North Charleston, SC Regular 6-12
Ashley River Creative Arts 10 4.1 miles Charleston, SC Regular K-5
Stiles Point Elementary School 9 4.1 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
West Ashley Middle School 4 4.4 miles Charleston, SC Regular 6-8
Moultrie Middle School 10 4.6 miles Mt. Pleasant, SC Regular 6-8
Daniel Island School 10 4.6 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-8
Oakland Elementary School 7 4.8 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
Mount Pleasant Academy 10 5.3 miles Mt. Pleasant, SC Regular PK-5
Meeting St. Elementary School 5 5.4 miles North Charleston, SC Regular PK-4
James Island Elementary School 7 5.9 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
James B Edwards Elementary School 9 6.1 miles Mt. Pleasant, SC Regular PK-5
North Charleston Elementary School 1 6.5 miles North Charleston, SC Regular PK-5