Burke High School

  • Focus on preparing all students for post-secondary education and beyond 
  • Dedicated 9th Grade Academy
  • College & Career Pathway programs, including health, media and arts, engineering, and JROTC
  • Advanced Placement courses in language and literature, calculus, U.S. history, European history, biology, physics, and government
  • SAT preparation during the day and after school
  • MCAS tutoring and enrichment available after school in the PULSE program
  • More than $3,000,000 in scholarships available to graduates each year
  • Strong School Parent and School Site councils
  • Championship athletic teams in 18 sports
  • Clubs and special activities for every interest, including National Honor Society, robotics, and Boston Debate League, and student leadership team
  • Access to technology
  • Boston College, Boston University, and Summer Search College Access programs
  • Randstad, Inc. and Skanska, Inc. career development programs

School partners:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Boston Private Industry Council (PIC), Boston Scholar Athletes/Red & Blue Foundation, Brighton Allston Mental Health Assoc., Brighton Marine Health Center, St. Elizabeth’s Hospital.

Lindsa McIntyre
Assistant Headmasters
Miguel Prieto
Amilcar Silva 
60 Washington St.
Dorchester, MA 02121

Phone: 617-635-9837
Fax: 617-635-9852
School Hours
7:25 a.m. - 2:20 p.m.
Early Dismissal, day before Thanksgiving and last two days of school: 12:20 p.m.

Grades: 9-12
Level: High
School Type: Traditional