Scholarships, awards and recognitions were presented to students during the 2017 Senior Honors Recognition Ceremony at Burnsville High School (BHS) on May 15.
The Minnesota Association of Secondary School Principals has named Burnsville High School Principal Dave Helke its Hennepin Division High School Principal of the Year. The award recognizes school leaders who use research and innovative practices to improve their schools.
District 191 honored the 2017 One91 Community of Excellence Award winners at a ceremony on Tuesday, April 11 at the Burnsville High School Mraz Center.
The awards recognize the extraordinary contributions of staff members who empower learning, energize achievement and embrace community to achieve the district’s mission of “Each Student Real-World Ready.”
Thirty staff members have been chosen to receive One91 Community of Excellence Awards this year from Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191. The awards recognize the extraordinary contributions of staff members who empower learning, energize achievement and embrace community so students are future ready and community strong.
John Glas, a math teacher at Nicollet Middle School in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191, is one of 37 semifinalists in the 53rd annual Minnesota Teacher of the Year recognition sponsored by Education Minnesota.
From that group, about 10 finalists will be named in late March.
Burnsville High School technology teacher Cindy Drahos has been named the top 2017 Aspiring Educator Award winner and one of her students, senior Anna Bunce, received honorable mention in the Minnesota Aspirations in Computing Awards.
Nominations are now open for the 2017 John Coskran Volunteer Award, presented annually in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191. Nominations are due by March 24.
The award honors extraordinary volunteers who give of their time and talents to enhance students’ educational experience and achievement, and/or demonstrate the importance of volunteerism and good citizenship.
Update: Kit Chow has been chosen as the Region 3AA Triple 'A' Award winner as well! The region includes 16 schools. With this selection, Kit now goes on to the state competition. Congratulations!
Kyra Bowar and Kit Chow excel in academics, the arts and athletics. That’s why they’ve been selected as the Triple “A” Award recipients at Burnsville High School for the 2016-17 school year.
Nominations are being sought for the 2017 Inclusive Education Practices Award to recognize outstanding school staff members whose work ensures students with disabilities have inclusive education opportunities in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191.
Nominations are now open for the 2017 One91 Community of Excellence Awards to honor employees in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191.
Superintendent Joe Gothard said the purpose of the awards is to recognize the extraordinary contributions of One91 staff members who are ensuring students are Future Ready and Community Strong.