Support Services


At Burke's, counseling services are offered for a limited number of sessions and include crisis intervention, individual counseling, group counseling, and parent consultation. Appointments are available by student or counselor request, faculty or parent referral, or on a drop-in basis. Girls, parents, and teachers are encouraged to seek support when concerns arise.

Counselors are also available to provide referrals for therapists and clinicians outside of school.

For grades K-4, Jessica Nenner, LCSW: or at ext. 211.  
For grades 5-8, Alkmini Hormovas, LMFT: or ext. 248.  

In addition to one-on-one counseling services, classroom-based programs and groups take place throughout the year at all grade levels. These courses and groups cover a broad range of topics related to social-emotional health and hyphenate.
Burke's mission is to educate, encourage and empower girls. Our school combines academic excellence with an appreciation for childhood so that students thrive as learners, develop a strong sense of self, contribute to community, and fulfill their potential, now and throughout life.


An independent K–8 school for girls
7070 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94121
Phone: 415.751.0177 Fax: 415.666.0535
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