Burke High School

Unclaimed
3/10
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Reviews
23
Grades
9-12
Students
2,144
Type
Public
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This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform below average on state tests, have below average college readiness measures, ... More

Academics
3/10
Test scores
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A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Subject
% Proficient
Science
68%
State avg: 74%
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Reading
71%
State avg: 72%
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Writing
63%
State avg: 71%
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3/10
College readiness
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A worrisome sign:

This school is below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
88%
State avg: 89%
AP course participation
27%
State avg: 13%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
36%
State avg: 62%
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Students
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White
54%
Black
21%
Hispanic
15%
Two or more races
6%
Asian
4%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 12 :1
Students per counselor
259 :1
State avg: 333 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
81%
State avg: 87%
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