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Entrepreneurship students’ award winning business plans

Entrepreneurship students’ award winning business plans

Keoshia Ferguson, Staff Writer
May 26, 2017
Filed under Bulldog Pride, Showcase

Two entrepreneurship students of Mrs. Marlow’s are wowing judges and winning awards & cash prizes with their fantastic business ideas. Arian Lance and Quanteshia Smith both placed in the YESCarolina Student Business Plan Competition; Arian went on to semifinals and is about to compete at state...

ACE Mentors of Charleston Host Banquet, Project Showcase

ACE Mentors of Charleston Host Banquet, Project Showcase

Mekhi Smith, Staff Writer
May 25, 2017
Filed under Bulldog Pride, Showcase

On May 17, 2017, ACE Mentors of Charleston hosted a year-end banquet and project showcase at the Wolf Street Playhouse to celebrate students' achievements. Burke HS is among the three participating CCSD schools in the ACE Mentoring program; both St. Johns HS and RB Stall HS are also involved in the program. Th...

Digital Desktop Publishing Logo Contest

Digital Desktop Publishing Logo Contest

Tayana Winns, Staff Writer
May 16, 2017
Filed under Bulldog Pride

Congratulations goes to Mateo Scott, 18 year old senior at Burke High School for creating an award winning graphic in a local logo design contest for NFP's "In Good Health Expo 2017." NFP, an insurance broker and consulting firm based out of New York, chose Scott's design from 20 other participant...

Burke Band Members Offered Over $700,000 In Scholarships

Burke Band Members Offered Over $700,000 In Scholarships

Darricka Richardson, Staff Writer
April 7, 2017
Filed under Bulldog Pride, Showcase

Mr. Linard McCloud, Band Director for Burke High School for over 30 years, continues to motivate his students to express themselves through music. Through his particular motivational strategies,  he influenced five Burke Band students to audition at the 10th Annual Burke Band BHCU Scholarship Fair. ...

Burke Robotics Back on the Map After First Robotics Palmetto Regional

Burke Robotics Back on the Map After First Robotics Palmetto Regional

Diamonte Hadley, Staff Reporter
March 6, 2017
Filed under Bulldog Pride, Student Life

The BHS Robotic's Team #4748 made themselves known at the FIRST (First For Inspiration and Recognition for Science and Technology) Robotics Palmetto Regional Competition in Myrtle Beach this past weekend (March 2-4). According to Mrs. Reed-Perrineau, it was "an excellent showing." Reed-Perrineau went ...

BHS Trebuchet Places 3rd in Storm the Citadel

BHS Trebuchet Places 3rd in Storm the Citadel

February 14, 2017
Filed under Bulldog Pride, Student Life

Congratulations to the Burke Trebuchet Team for placing 3rd in the Citadel's annual Storm the Citadel STEM Competition on February 11th! Each year, middle and high schools from around the country gather at the Citadel to launch their built-from-scratch trebuchets and compete for furthest distance...

Getting To Know Burke’s Teacher of the Year

Getting To Know Burke’s Teacher of the Year

Terry Gladden and Alexus Robinson
February 13, 2017
Filed under Bulldog Pride, News, Showcase, Teachers

Amy Allen, Burke’s teacher of the year, has some advice for students: “I would tell them to fight and not get discouraged because if you just drift where the current is take you that is not where you want to end up. Just fight because I think you guys can have anything you want.” Ms. Allen...

Honor Roll: Burke Tough, Burke Smart

Keoshia Ferguson, Staff Reporter
February 10, 2017
Filed under Bulldog Pride, Student Life, Uncategorized

Burke held an awards ceremony on February 3, 2017 to recognize exemplary students and teachers. Semester one had many hard working Bulldogs to recognize, including: Principal's Honor Roll Students Jamarie Jenkins Andisi Kita Lyntoria Simmons Brianna Stanley Tyeshia Williams Jada Young ...

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