• Burke Lowcountry Tech Academy

  • Background Information

  • Burke High School Executive Principal: Cheryl Swinton
    Address: 244 President Street
    City & Zipcode: Charleston, SC 29403-4742 
    Phone:(843) 579-4815
    Fax: (843) 722-3651
    Website: http://www.ccsdschools.com/burke
    Email: cheryl_swinton@charleston.k12.sc.us
    Grades: 9th - 12th
    Type of School: Neighborhood with Countywide Magnet Program
    Enrollment: 332
    Hours of Operation: 8:15 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
    Year Built: 2004
    Square Feet: 211,887
    Acreage: 8.8


  • Application Category - Countywide without admissions criteria

  • Focus/Description

    The mission of Burke High School's Lowcountry Tech Academy is to foster independent and responsible lifelong learners so that upon graduation students will enter college, the military, or the workforce with the necessary skills to compete with their peers and become positive members of society. Students may apply for the Burke High School's Lowcountry Tech Academy to take a rigorous schedule of courses preparing them for CTE and Dual Credit coursework in a variety of critical career areas, such as Culinary Arts, Digital Art and Design, Health Science Technology, Pre-Engineering, and more.

    Application Grades: 9-12

  • School Overview