Burke County High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
6.4
Math Proficiency
3.5
English Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,290 Students
  • 85 Teachers

Burke County High School
1057 BURKE VETERANS PARKWAY
WAYNESBORO, GA 30830

Phone: (706) 554-6691

District: Burke County

Overview

At Burke County High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Burke County High School is 12 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 70 percent. Burke County High School is the only high school in the Burke County.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,290
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 70%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 78%
Full-Time Teachers 85

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 92%
Proficient in Math 92%
College Readiness Index 6.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 1,290
Proficient in English (district average) 92%
Proficient in Math (district average) 92%
College Readiness (district average) 6.4

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