Burnsville High School alumna Becky (Girtz) Keily visited the Burnsville High School Career Center on Thursday, Oct. 6 to discuss her career as a diplomat with the U.S. Department of State at the U.S. Embassy Praia in Cape Verde, West Africa.
Did you ever sing during your years at Burnsville High School? Perhaps you knew someone who sang in the choir or always wanted to sing with the choir? If so, please join the BHS Reunion Choir, directed by Loren Squires with Renae Williams accompanying on the piano!
Friday, August 21
4:30 p.m. Check-in begins at Berean Baptist Church in Burnsville
Seven individuals and an entire team will be inducted into the Burnsville High School Hall of Fame Class of 2015.
The newest Hall of Fame class will be inducted at a free public ceremony on Friday, Oct. 2, in the school’s Mraz Center for Performing Arts. A reception will take place at 5 p.m. followed by a program at 5:30 p.m. and recognition during halftime at the football game that night.
Best wishes to former Blaze Nordic skier Vivian Hett (Northern Michigan University) and current skier Kelly Koch as they compete in the USSA Cross Country Junior National Championships. The competition is set for March 8-14 in Soda Springs, Calif. Read the following press release for additional information:
Metcalf Junior High language arts teacher (and Burnsville High School alumnus) Steven Orth received a surprise visit from WCCO-TV reporter Kim Johnson this week as a station nominated him as an "Excellent Educator." The station praised his ability to connect with students and provide meaningful advice about more than just language arts.
The Burnsville High School Hall of Fame Class of 2014 represents the tremendous breadth of success achieved by members of the BHS community both at the school and beyond.