Welcome Burke Bulldogs. This is the year to Engage, Explore, and Empower. Students,
Welcome Burke Bulldogs
This is the year to
Engage, Explore, and Empower
I am excited to be here and my team and I have planned to make this a fantastic year for you all. If you come to school each day focused and prepared, you will be successful. Success by choice, not by chance.
Principal: Mr. Cannon
Mr. Crosby……………….………..Success Academy (10th)
Mr. McDaniel…………………….Career Academy (11th -12th)
Mr. Perrineau………….…………Ninth Grade & AP Academy
Mr. Robinson…………………….Middle School
Mrs. Williams-Tolliver………..College Academy (11th-12th)
Associate Principal of Curriculum and Instruction: Ms. Montgomery
School Instructional Learner Leaders:
Ms. Brown………….English and Social Studies
Ms. Langer………….Middle School
Ms. LeBrun…………Math and Science
We are so excited that you all are here and ready to start a brand new school year.
Welcome to the Burke family
Class of 2017
Burke students are all about raising
Today’s bell schedule will be different due to the adjustment made for the assembly.
After today, we will be on a homeroom bell schedule until the 10th day of school.
Reading Your Schedule
High School students schedules have 90 minute blocks, so your schedule reads as follows:
Periods 1-2………..First 90 minute block class
Periods 3-4…….….Second 90min block class
Periods 5-6…….... Third 90min block class
Periods 7-8………. Fourth 90min block class
Step 1: DO NOT GO TO GUIDANCE
Step 2: Obtain a schedule change form from your homeroom teacher
Step #3: Complete the form and take it home to have it signed by your parent
Step #4: Return signed form to your homeroom teacher, who will return it to the Guidance Office
You will be notified by your counselor if your schedule is changed.
All classrooms upstairs
McDonald, Scruggs, Vann, Walker, Bradley, Fields, Collins, Singh, Harris, Ogunsanya, Thompson, Coburn, Poretto, Singleton, Kemp,
All classrooms located downstairs, 9th grade Academy, & Fine Arts
Oliver, Myers, Maus, Frazier, Garrett, McCloud, Vanderhorst, Dunmyer, Ahrens, Rikleman, Owens, Schwimmer, Perrineau, Walton, Rice, Gamble
2 Dress-down Days
Students who receive packets today are encouraged to return them by Friday, August 19, 2011
If 90% of the student body returns their packets by Friday, then on August 26, 2011, students will have their first
of the season!!!! Let’s get those packets in!!!
Athletic Pep Rally
Please make sure your BLUE emergency form is completed and returned to your homeroom teacher
Your homeroom teacher will turn in the form to the Nurse’s Office/ School Clinic
IMPORTANT: If your form is NOT complete, you cannot be issued any type of medication from the clinic
New Policies and Procedures at Burke Middle-High School
As a measure of safety in the schools, students will be required to have a school-issued ID card. That school ID:
Student are reminded to adhere to the Dress Code by doing the following:
All clothing must be worn in the manner for which it was designed.
“Wearing appropriate dress to school promotes a positive influence on the school.”
Per CCSD Policy
“No student may use a cellphone or prtable communication device on school property during the day.” These devices are to be turned off (not vibrate mode) and stored out of sight.”
- Code of Conduct
Violations to this policy
There will be a Club Sign Up Day for students to join the organizations and groups offered at BMHS. Listen for announcements
During the first ten days of school, students will be asked to select a homeroom representative to serve as their senator for Student council
All senior young ladies listen to the morning announcements in the days ahead for information regarding the
2011 Ms. Burke Pageant
Success by Choice, Not by Chance
Let’s make it a great year!!