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News Archive

List of 5 news stories.

  • The Life of Water

    "Why is water so important for life? Water supports cell functions. All organisms are made of cells, from microbes to the largest animals. All of life's functions are completed within cells. Life needs chemical reactions to take place in order to gain energy, grow, and get rid of waste. Water is a liquid which allows the chemistry of life to take place." – Astrobiology at NASA
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  • Dancing Down the Aisle

    "The year is 1985. The place is New Jersey. A wannabe rock star (aka: a professional wedding singer) is left at the altar and finally changes his tune." - Music Theatre International


    Music by MATTHEW SKLAR
    Lyrics by CHAD BEGUELIN
    Based upon the New Line Cinema film
    Written by Tim Herlihy
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  • Space Paintings & Collages

    This semester, Deborah Z.'s Mixed Media students created collages inspired by the work of Alma Woodsey Thomas, specifically her "Space Paintings."
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  • Social Action in 9th Grade

    Each year, 9th graders explore Food Justice in Washington, DC, by engaging in direct service, learning, and advocacy at the Capital Area Food Bank, Rosemount Center, Thrive DC, and Share Our Strength.
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  • New to Burke in Fall 2021: Yvette

    We are excited to announce that Yvette Santos Cuenco will be Burke's next School Counselor, beginning in Fall 2021.
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Julia H. Cain - Director of Communications
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