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BHS Students Receive PC Pro Certification

BHS Students Receive PC Pro Certification

De'Lawrel Rogers, Staff Writer

May 17, 2018


Filed under Bulldog Pride, Showcase

Four BHS students became PC Pro Certified Wednesday, May 16th. De'Amontay Bell (9th grade), De'Lawrel Rogers (10th), Jamison Bennekin and Israel Nichols (11th) passed TestOut's industry recognized PC Pro Certification exam as part of Burke's Computer Repair Services class.   TestOut's certification...

Keven Sheppard and the Honor Performance Series

Keven Sheppard and the Honor Performance Series

Ta'Niya Johnson, Staff Writer

May 17, 2018


Filed under Bulldog Pride, Showcase

Congratulations Keven Shepherd on being nominated to play at Carnegie Hall in New York City and Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia as part of the 2019 High School Honors Performance Series. Keven is the 2nd Bulldog to receive this honor of being invited perform at Carnegie Hall! GOOD JOB! ...

The New Mr. and Miss Burke!

The New Mr. and Miss Burke!

Raven Mitchell, Staff Writer

May 11, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The annual Mr. and Miss Burke Pageant, held Wednesday, May 9 in the Burke auditorium, was a huge success. Congratulations to our new Mr. and Miss Burke, Xavier Jacques and Tayler McCray! Other contestants for Miss Burke included Alexandria Brown, 2nd runner up and Danielle Brown, 1st runner up. Steven...

BHS’s Own Hesham Hikal Chosen for North-South All Star Soccer Game

BHS’s Own Hesham Hikal Chosen for North-South All Star Soccer Game

Rahmel Bell, Staff Writer

May 8, 2018


Filed under Bulldog Pride, Showcase, Sports

Burke is proud to announce that senior Hesham Hikal has been chosen by the South Carolina High School Soccer Coaches Association to play in the North-South All Star Soccer Classic. Hikal, a 4 year veteran of the Burke Soccer team, played as attacking mid rider this year. Of this season's 11 games,...

BHS Wins New Tech’s “Best in Network”

BHS Wins New Tech’s “Best in Network”

May 7, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Burke's sophomore English and Government classes' project, Finding a Voice, was recently awarded New Tech Network's "Best in Network" award. The graphic novel project done by Ms. Navarrete's World Literature and Mr. Johnson's Government classes "exemplifie(d) the goal of successfully combining activ...

Faculty/Student Soccer Game Fun

Faculty/Student Soccer Game Fun

April 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Burke's annual Faculty-Student soccer game on April 26 was entertaining, to say the least. Despite some fancy footwork by the faculty and staff, students took this one home. Or so they say. " order_by="sortorder" order_direction="ASC" returns="included" maximum_entity_count="500"]...

Engineering Team Wins DOT Sponsored Bridge Building Competition by a Landslide

Engineering Team Wins DOT Sponsored Bridge Building Competition by a Landslide

James Snipe, Staff Writer

March 27, 2018


Filed under Bulldog Pride, Showcase

"After deliberation, the judges decided placing a restriction on entering based on grade level should not be a deciding factor. Your entry held 380 lbs of weight until failure.  That is incredible!"

Culinary Students Cook with Celebrity Chefs for Black Expo

Culinary Students Cook with Celebrity Chefs for Black Expo

Keyshon Green

March 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, What's Cookin in Culinary Arts

First year Culinary Arts students recently rubbed elbows with celebrity chefs at the 20th Annual Charleston Economic Empowerment Summit on March 10th. De’Sean Middleton, Keyshon Green and Brandon Simmons, sophomores, assisted restauranteur Chef Alexander Smalls and Hell’s Kitchen season 13 ...

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