Give Yourself the Gift of College!

posted Dec 14, 2018, 11:45 AM by East Burke High School

Any Junior Interested In Sharpening Their Leadership Skills?

posted Dec 14, 2018, 11:38 AM by East Burke High School

Meredith College offers an annual women's leadership conference for high school juniors who are interested in developing and sharpening their leadership skills. The Meredith College Office of Student Leadership and Service, in conjunction with the Office of Admissions, will be hosting this free conference on Saturday, February 2, 2019.

The schedule for the day is as follows:

       9:15 - 9:45 a.m.Check-in and Breakfast
 10:00 - 10:30 a.m.Opening Session; Welcome
 10:40 – 11:30 a.m.:Leadership Session, Topic 1
 11:40 a.m. – 1:40 p.m.:Leadership Session, Topic 2
  Lunch provided
 1:50 – 2:40 p.m.:Leadership Session, Topic 3
 2:50 – 3:15 p.m.:        Closing Session
 3:15 – 4:00 p.m.:Campus Tour (optional)

If you have students who may benefit from this event, they can register here by the registration deadline -Friday, January 25, 2019.  A confirmation e-mail with additional details will then be sent.

Please call the Office of Admissions at 1-800-MEREDITH or e-mail us at with any questions.

We look forward to helping your students build and strengthen their leadership skills!

Going Strong,

Lexi Shank, Admissions Conselor
Coordinator for Leadership Conference for High School Juniors

The Rutherford College Christmas parade has been cancelled on Saturday, December 15th.

posted Dec 14, 2018, 11:35 AM by East Burke High School   [ updated Dec 14, 2018, 11:36 AM ]

VetCAMP 2019, Applications Now Open-

posted Dec 13, 2018, 1:11 PM by East Burke High School

Hello from Athens!


We are now accepting applicants to our VetCAMP 2019, which is scheduled for June 16-22, 2019. This program is offered to rising high school juniors and seniors and rising college freshmen to evaluate their skills and competitiveness as future veterinarians, provide mentorship and help them experience veterinary medicine as an exciting career path. It’s a great experience and the students have a lot of fun while also learning about the profession.


The application for VetCAMP 2019 is available now on our website ( The deadline for all application materials is January 25, 2019. Please share this information with any qualified students who may be interested in veterinary medicine.


The cost of attending the program is $900 and covers lodging, meals, instruction and social activities. Financial assistance is available to students with demonstrated need. For more information regarding scholarship opportunities, please inform your students to contact They may also reach out to that email address with any general questions that they have regarding the program.




Veronica Pennington, M.P.A. 

Coordinator of Diversity Initiatives 

University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine 


501 D.W. Brooks Dr. | Athens, GA 30602

p: 706-542-9386 | f: 706-542-1004 | e:

Herff Jones will be on campus tomorrow (12/14/2018)!

posted Dec 13, 2018, 1:09 PM by East Burke High School

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A Herff Jones representative will be available during all lunches on Friday (12/14/2018) to collect cap and gown and graduation announcement orders.  Since you can place the order and make payments, all seniors should turn in orders now instead of waiting until after the first of the year when late fees will apply.

Spreading Cavalier Christmas Cheer During The Most Wonderful Time Of Year!

posted Dec 6, 2018, 7:12 AM by East Burke High School

Cavalier Marching Band Selected as "Band of the Day"

posted Dec 6, 2018, 7:05 AM by East Burke High School   [ updated Dec 6, 2018, 7:06 AM ]

Your Cavalier Marching Band was selected as Band of the Day in the annual Christmas celebration and parade and the J. Iverson Riddle Center in Morganton last Thursday.  Local media coverage and a cash prize come with the award to be presented later this semester by the Director of Volunteer Services on behalf of the NC Division and Department of Health and Human Services and Governor Roy Cooper.  

East Burke High School has a long and proud history is support of kids with disabilities at the Riddle Center (formerly Western Carolina Center) participating in this parade every year since 1975.

Congratulations!  Go Wild Bunch !!!

Christmas Concert With A Warm Purpose

posted Dec 4, 2018, 7:56 AM by East Burke High School


posted Dec 4, 2018, 7:54 AM by East Burke High School

Basketball Game Canceled FRIDAY!

posted Dec 4, 2018, 7:46 AM by East Burke High School

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Basketball game vs Kings Mountain on Friday, December 7th has been canceled and will not be rescheduled. 

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