Ignite Excellence Scholarship Competition: Gardner-Webb University

posted Oct 20, 2017, 6:50 AM by East Burke High School   [ updated Oct 20, 2017, 6:54 AM ]

Ignite Excellence is our largest honors scholarship competition where students will have the opportunity to apply, interview, and meet with key faculty & staff during the competition.  Below are the specifics for this scholarship. 

 Ignite Excellence Scholarship Competition

Gardner-Webb University

 Minimum GPA Requirement – 3.70 Weighted GPA and above

ACT – 25 Minimum Composite Score

SAT – 1200 (On New SAT Math/Verbal)

 Deadline to receive Ignite application, essay, and two letters of recommendation:  December 15, 2017

(Students must apply now to GWU, be accepted into GWU, and we must receive the Ignite material by 12/15/2017)

 Scholarship Amounts

Winner – Full Tuition and Room/Board for four years 

2nd Place – 5th Place – Full Tuition Scholarship


Thank you so much for your assistance in promoting this scholarship.

 Have a blessed weekend!



Brad Gilbert

Assistant Director

Gardner-Webb University

Undergraduate Admissions


Exam Schedule~January 2018

posted Oct 20, 2017, 4:47 AM by East Burke High School   [ updated Oct 20, 2017, 5:38 AM ]

Northwestern Foothills 2A Athletic Conference Champions 2017

posted Oct 18, 2017, 12:33 PM by East Burke High School

CONGRATULATIONS! We are so proud of you!!

Northwestern Foothills Conference Championship

posted Oct 18, 2017, 12:13 PM by East Burke High School

The cross country team competed in the Northwestern Foothills Conference Championship meet today.

Congratulations to the boys team who are the Northwestern Foothills Conference Champions!!

Our girls team finished 6th in the conference. 

First Round NCHSAA 2A Tennis Playoffs

posted Oct 17, 2017, 5:50 AM by East Burke High School

ICARD — The East Burke girls tennis team will get a chance at payback in the first round of the NCHSAA 2A dual team playoffs.

The Lady Cavaliers will play host to Maiden, the only squad to beat them this season. The teams squared off at Maiden in the regular season and the Cavaliers fell, 7-2. East Burke will get another crack at the Lady Blue Devils on Wednesday at 4 p.m. in Icard.

Marching Band Competition @ Freedom, Oct 21st @ 9AM

posted Oct 16, 2017, 6:11 AM by East Burke High School   [ updated Oct 16, 2017, 6:13 AM ]

You don't want to miss this event!

Join us on Saturday, October 21st at Freedom High School. The competition starts at 9:00 and East Burke takes the field at 2:30pm. Admission will be $5.00 and concessions will be available.

Check out our website for more information:

Softball 5K Color Run/Walk at EBHS, October 21st @ 10 a.m.

posted Oct 16, 2017, 5:37 AM by East Burke High School   [ updated Oct 17, 2017, 5:32 AM ]


Graduation Project Judges:

posted Oct 16, 2017, 5:32 AM by East Burke High School


Our Graduation Project's are scheduled for December 14th starting at 3:00pm. We are in need of judges to help grade the student's presentations. If you are interested, please contact Danielle Hood @ 828-397-5541, ext. 3517/3527.


posted Oct 16, 2017, 5:26 AM by East Burke High School

All Sophomores will be taking the PreACT and all Juniors

will be taking the ASVAB on Tuesday, October 17.  Testing

will be taking place in the two story building. 


posted Oct 13, 2017, 4:58 AM by East Burke High School

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