Welcome to the Burkett Center
Our mission is to promote independence for all students through self-help, communication, and work skills.
Burkett is a place where the smallest accomplishments of each student are celebrated
and the unique beauty of each child is recognized.
Notice of JEFCOED Board and Committee Meetings
The Jefferson County Board of Education will have a Special Called Board meeting on March 9, 2023 at 10:00 a.m. at the board’s office, 2100 18th Street South, Birmingham, Alabama. The purpose of the meeting shall be to consider and vote on personnel actions and other board business. The Jefferson County Board of Education will meet for our regular Committee Meeting immediately following the Special Called Board Meeting.
The regular March Board Meeting will be on Thursday, March 16, 2023 at 10:00 a.m. in the Board Room .
2023-2024 Jefferson County International Baccalaureate Applications
The application window is now open. All applications must be postmarked by February 14, 2023.
2023-2024 Pre-K Registration for JEFCOED schools
Pre-K applications will be available from Sunday, January 15, 2023 to Sunday, February 26, 2023. Click the link above to learn more.
JCVAL 23-24 Fall Semester Applications will open on June 1, 2023
The application is currently closed for the spring semester.