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John S Burke Catholic High School

John S Burke Catholic High School is a coeducational private Catholic traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural

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John S. Burke Catholic High School opened in December 1964. In the years that followed, Burke Catholic students, grades 8-12, were involved in a wide range of extra-curricular activities. The Burke Broncos Spring Track team, Hawkeyes Basketball team, Wrestling, Ski and Swim teams Freshman, JV and Varsity Cheerleading squads and many intramural sports, were among the athletic pursuits of BCHS students. Beginning in 1968 the school mascot for all sports was officially changed to the Eagle. Photography, art, film, debate, science, foreign language and math clubs also garnered student interest. "Not Words, but Deeds," the school motto, reflects the character of BCHS students throughout it's hundred-year history. Concern for others and the pursuit of excellence remain hallmarks of this school. The success of the student's is evident in the fact that 99% of BCHS graduates attend college. John S. Burke Catholic High School opened in December 1964. In the years that followed, Burke Catholic students, grades 8-12, were involved in a wide range of extra-curricular activities. The Burke Broncos Spring Track team, Hawkeyes Basketball team, Wrestling, Ski and Swim teams Freshman, JV and Varsity Cheerleading squads and many intramural sports, were among the athletic pursuits of BCHS students. Beginning in 1968 the school mascot for all sports was officially changed to the Eagle. Photography, art, film, debate, science, foreign language and math clubs also garnered student interest. "Not Words, but Deeds," the school motto, reflects the character of BCHS students throughout it's hundred-year history. Concern for others and the pursuit of excellence remain hallmarks of this school. The success of the student's is evident in the fact that 99% of BCHS graduates attend college.

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Phone
  (845) 294-8892

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 439
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 109
10 114
11 103
12 113

John S Burke Catholic High School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing John S Burke Catholic High School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 15 : 1
Gender 49% Male / 51% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 77%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 1%
Hispanic/Latino 7%
Black or African American 5%
Asian 9%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

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