Orchestra students from six schools in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 will perform in two upcoming concerts at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 22, and Tuesday, May 23, at the Marz Center at Burnsville High School, 600 E. Highway 13.
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.
Credit recovery is being offered for students in 9 - 12th grades during the summer months. Sessions will be available on the following dates. All classes run from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
- Mon-Thur, June 19-22;
- Mon-Thur, June 26-29;
- Mon-Thur, July 10-13.
Students can sign up and get more information from their counselors.
Burnsville High School science teacher Jenny Hugstad-Vaa recently received two recognitions for mentoring students and teaching STEM education.
She received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Minnesota Academy of Science during the Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF) in Minneapolis in March and also one from the Twin Cities Minnesota Regional Science and Engineering Fair at the University of Minnesota in February.
The 35th biannual American Red Cross blood drive is slated for Friday, May 12, beginning 7:45 a.m. in the gym at Burnsville High School.
Did you know that every two seconds somebody in the United States needs blood?
Hosting an American Red Cross blood drive ... is a true partnership where everyone wins.
Six extraordinary volunteers were honored with the 2017 John Coskran Volunteer Awards in a ceremony in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 on May 11.
"We thank these exceptional volunteers for the positive difference they make in our schools, programs and across the district," said Superintendent Joe Gothard. "Their dedication and support is extraordinary as they volunteer their time and talents to prepare our students to be future ready and to make our community strong."
Recipients of the 2017 John Coskran Volunteer Award are:
Samantha HoangLong, a senior at Burnsville High School, has been selected as the 2017 ThreeSixty Scholar and will receive a full-tuition, four-year scholarship to study communication and journalism at the University of St. Thomas starting this fall.
May 20 performance is sold out.
Hairspray the Broadway musical opens Thursday, May 11 at Burnsville High School in the Mraz Center for the Performing Arts, located at 600 E. Hwy 13.
Eighteen Burnsville High School students, teachers Allison Millea and Paul McDevitt and Youth Service Coordinator Brianna Ostoff embarked on the school’s first-ever Global Service Adventure to Ecuador during spring break.