• Burke Advanced Placement 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: burke.ccsdschools.com
    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.


  • Application Category - Countywide with admissions criteria

  • Focus/Description

    The mission 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. Burke High School is situated in the city of Charleston and offers a full high school program. Students may apply for the Advanced Placement Academy at Burke and take a rigorous schedule of courses preparing them for AP courses in a variety of academic areas

  • School Overview