6-12|Private
300 students
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School leader:  Damian Jones
4101 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008

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"Burke is best known for challenging, progressive academics and inclusiveness."

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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Environmental, Humanities, Mathematics...
  • Arts
    Graphics, Video and film production, Band, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    French, Latin, Spanish
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Submitted by a student · May 15, 2017
The Good: First let me start by saying that Burke is pretty amazing in a lot of ways. Classes are challenging, and the teachers are always extremely kind and dedicated. The arts is where this school excels, ESPECIALLY in the band program. The many... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 15, 2016
I am a parent with two children at Burke. I am a DC native who went to top private schools; I got a great education but never felt that my schools created a warm community. Burke is different. The school combines strong academics with a huge... more

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Submitted by a community member · April 19, 2016
Burke is a wonderfully excepting community. The teachers are great and they actually want to help the students succeed. 10/10 Would attend again.

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Submitted by a parent · May 04, 2014
We love Burke! The parents and teachers and classes are great. The location is perfect, and the kids...smart and upbeat.

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About this school

Burke is a progressive, urban, diverse, college-prep school in Washington DC for 300 students in grades 6-12. We offer challenging academics, world-class arts and championship sports with an emphasis on leadership and service. We graduate critical thinkers with a strong sense of civic responsibility all of whom go on to college. Our mission and philosophy are inspired by the famous quote from Edmund Burke: "All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing."

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January 06, 2017

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Last modified: May 15, 2017
Last modified Edmund Burke School is a Private school that serves grades 6-12
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