KATHERINE DELMAR BURKE SCHOOL

Go back
7070 CALIFORNIA ST
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94121
Visit this school's website
Phone: 415-751-0177
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 0
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: Not Reported
  • Type: Private
  • Grades: Kindergarten - 8th Grade
  • District:
  • Students/Teacher: 8:1
  • Students/Grade: 44.9
  • Number Students: 404
  • Number Teachers: 45
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: N/A
  • Poverty Level: 6 - 15.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Ms Alice Moore
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (16 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (13 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 3
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-08-31
    "I did not think highly of the quality of the teachers my daughter had at Burkes If your daughter loves to learn and is driven to learn, this school is not for you. I think that if your daughter is "average" or below , she will do great! The students spend far too much time on "fun" projects than actual learning. The girls are not expected to try their best or extent themselves in any way in the pursuit of learning. Having said that, the new head of school seems to be very good. The last one from the South was just horrible."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-03-19
    "If the last reviewer is 36, she graduated from Burke's more than 20 years ago. I submit that her data is far too old to be relevant today. As a parent of a current Burke's eighth grader, I concur with other positive reviews - Burke's more than fulfills their mission to educate, encourage and empower their girls and they do it thoughtfully and with love and joy. I marvel at the intelligent, confident, capable and caring woman my daughter has become and I know that Burke's played a significant role in her development. My daughter was just accepted to a number of wonderful high schools including her first and second choice and, yet, if she could, she would prefer to spend her high school years at Burke's where she knows the faculty, curriculum, community, and campus meet her every need."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-03-19
    "I am 33 year old Burke's graduate, now living in Illinois, and in the process of selecting a school for my own bright and curious daughter. I only wish I could send her to Burkes! From the postings I read, it seems the school continues to challenge, inspire and encourage girls to be their best selves."
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-03-18
    "I went to Burke's and was utterly miserable there. I don't know how much it has changed since then (I'm 36) but I would NEVER send a child to this school, which I found to be incredibly classist and stratified. My social experience was just awful. I used to go home sobbing every day. I had attended FAIS and the Lycee and never had this feeling from either of those places, and I went on to public high school in OR and then Columbia for college which I loved. Honestly, when I get fundraising letters from Burke's to this day, I feel like ripping them to shreds. It still angers me to remember how little help I got from the school when I felt so miserable there. I think it's a toxic, terrible place. I teach at Stanford now, and I feel like I have decent qualifications to talk about what makes a school good or bad, although clearly my bias is personal."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2010-09-29
    "Burke's is an astounding school in every respect. If offers in incredibly nuturing and intellectually stimulating environment. Every aspect of the curriculum has been designed with the girls' developmental needs and abilities in mind, with a special focus on developing leadership, high motivation, love of learning, and appreciation of cultural and indivdual differences. Our daughter is ecstatic being there and is growing emotionally and academically in leaps and bounds. I can't recommend Burke's highly enough, and I encourage you to check it out regardless of where you live in the city."
    Page 1 of 3
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Sal Kumar
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    650.­558.5200
    50 Victoria Avenue, Suite 110
    Millbrae, CA 94030
    Jack Wan of Dream Team
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    650.­558.5248
    50 Victoria Avenue, Suite 110
    Millbrae, CA 94030
    Purvi Bhaiya
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    415.­213.1600
    1569 Sloat Boulevard
    Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    David Piff of Dream Team
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    650.­558.5200
    50 Victoria Avenue, Suite 110
    Millbrae, CA 94030
    Manuel Cobo
    CENTURY 21 Baldini Real Estate, Inc.
    415.­587.4212
    4977 Mission Street
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    Frances Kwan
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    415.­213.1600
    1569 Sloat Boulevard
    Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    Kathleen Cannuli
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    650.­558.5241
    50 Victoria Avenue, Suite 110
    Millbrae, CA 94030
    Irene Huang of Elite Team
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    415.­213.1600
    1569 Sloat Boulevard
    Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    Ronald Renner
    CENTURY 21 Baldini Real Estate, Inc.
    415.­587.5345
    4977 Mission Street
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    Jane Hung
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    415.­213.1600
    1569 Sloat Boulevard
    Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    Stephanie Ross
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    510.­967.0736
    1569 Sloat Boulevard
    Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    Janet Nunez
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    415.­213.1600
    1569 Sloat Boulevard
    Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    Karen Jeffries-Wheat of Elite Team
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    412.­213.1600
    1569 Sloat Boulevard
    Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    Ernest Tse of Elite Team
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    415.­213.1600
    1569 Sloat Boulevard
    Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    Alex Maltez of The Alex Maltez Real Estate Team
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    415.­213.1600
    1569 Sloat Boulevard
    Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    Janet Halliburton of The Gold Team
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    415.­213.1600
    1569 Sloat Boulevard
    Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    Janet White
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    510.­701.8084
    50 Victoria Avenue, Suite 110
    Millbrae, CA 94030
    Archie Yaymaian
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    650.­558.5200
    50 Victoria Avenue, Suite 110
    Millbrae, CA 94030
    Ellani Nguyen
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    415.­652.0666
    1569 Sloat Boulevard
    Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    Isabel Cuadra
    CENTURY 21 Baldini Real Estate, Inc.
    415.­587.4212
    4977 Mission Street
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    Frank Peimani
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    650.­558.5200
    50 Victoria Avenue, Suite 110
    Millbrae, CA 94030
    Clara Wong of Patrick Lam & Joanne Xiang Award-Winning Team
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    415.­704.8888
    1569 Sloat Boulevard
    Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    Danny Udom
    CENTURY 21 Baldini Real Estate, Inc.
    415.­587.4212
    4977 Mission Street
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    Alice Pak
    CENTURY 21 Realty Alliance
    415.­213.1600
    1569 Sloat Boulevard
    Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94132