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    ... and get to know Burke!
Whether you're at Burke for seven years (as a "lifer") or two years, you are an essential member of this community. While most new students come in 6th and 9th grade, we aim to expand the class size in 7th and 10th grade and often welcome several new students each year in 8th and 11th grade.

Hear from students who joined Burke at a range of grade levels:

List of 10 news stories.

  • Landon '29

    Favorite spot: "4th Floor Terrace in the Middle School because it is outside and there is a rock climbing wall."
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  • Jayla '28

    Started in 6th Grade - "Burke doesn't just allow you to be yourself; they give you the materials you need to express who you are."
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  • Amber '27

    Memorable moment: "Our bonding trip to Camp Wabanna."
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  • Santiago '27

    Favorite spot: Wan's Office [the Tech Office]
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  • Jack '26

    Started in 7th Grade - "I was instantly a part of the community."
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  • Asa '25

    Started in 9th Grade - "Anyone can find a group"
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  • Emily '25

    Started in 6th Grade – "Burke is definitely a place that makes you feel at home."
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  • Alex '24

    Leadership: Deputy Editor of The Cageliner, 11th Grade SGA Representative
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  • Jessica '24

    Favorite lunch spot: "Outside near the greenhouse. I sit there almost everyday at lunch."
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  • Zoe '24

    Favorite class: "I’ve always had a passion for writing and literature."
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pictured: Didi O. - Burke '21 + Columbia U. '25
Co-ed, progressive, college prep school in Washington, DC featuring a challenging curriculum in an inclusive environment for grades 6-12.