Burke Street Welcome Toolkit

Welcome to Our School

Vision & Mission

  • Mission Statement: 

    Students enter to learn, exit with success; No exceptions, no excuses!


    Vision Statement:

    Always doing what is right for kids; No exceptions, no excuses!

Toolkit Index

  • Arrival/Dismissal Procedures

    For the safety of our students, it is important that the following procedures be adhered to when dropping off and picking up students from school.

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  • Communication

    For the partnership between home and the school to be successful it is important to continue positive communication.

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  • Emergency Cards

    Please remember to fill this card out completely and update any changes throughout the school year.

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  • Emergency School Closings

    Weather and other unforeseen events may create the need to close schools during the school day. It is important that every family has a plan for children in the event of an early closing.

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  • Parent Visitations / Volunteers

    We encourage parents to visit our school and participate in our activities.

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  • Parent/Teacher Conferences

    Two formal parent/teacher conferences will be scheduled each year. Learn more about your students school environment and schedule an appointment.

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  • Parties at School

    In an effort to protect important instructional time and follow the Berkeley County Schools Nutrition Policy, food items for student birthdays are prohibited.

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  • Personal Property

    All toys, electronic devices, cell phones, personal items, and non‐requested money should be kept at home

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  • Safety

    The safety of students is a priority at our school.

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  • School-Based Health Program

    Shenandoah Community Health (SCH) is pleased to partner with Berkeley County Schools to offer school-based health services in your child’s school during the 2021-2022 school year. This is an exciting opportunity to ensure access to healthcare and offer convenience for busy households because healthy kids make successful students! Learn more...

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