Everyone is invited to experience a fun and educational evening at Harriet Bishop's International Night on May 18 from 6 to 8 p.m. This FREE event will allow students, families and the community to explore countries around the world by showcasing music, food, information and other aspects. Students in every grade level at our school are learning songs and dances in music class and will be performing at the event.
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:
Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Superintendent Joe Gothard named Ken Essay as the next principal of Harriet Bishop Elementary School, and that recommendation was approved by the Board of Education at its March 23 meeting.
Selena Thach, a fifth grade student at Harriet Bishop Elementary School in Savage, has qualified to compete at the state level of the National Geographic Bee.
Selena won the school competition earlier this year and then completed a qualifying test through the National Geographic Society. Only the top 100 students in Minnesota were selected to participate in the state bee.
Parents and students are invited to attend any of these opportunities to meet and hear from Erika Nesvig, who will become principal at Eagle Ridge Middle School before the 2017-18 school year.
Mrs. Nesvig will be discussing her vision as principal and some of the new things happening at Eagle Ridge, including AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination), Blaze Time, Advisory and the roll out of 1-to-1 Chromebooks for students.
Come to the Scholastic Happy Camper Book Fair in the main lobby of Harriet Bishop
- Thursday, February 23 3:00pm-8:00pm
- Tuesday, February 28 8:00am-8:00pm
Check out the homepage for more details and ordering online if you are unable to visit the book fair.
Erika Nesvig, currently principal of Harriet Bishop Elementary in Savage, will become principal of Eagle Ridge Middle School in Savage on July 1.
Do you have a student who will enter kindergarten in the fall of 2017? Join us for Kindergarten Orientation on Monday, Feb. 13 from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
This is a great opportunity to meet teachers, visit classrooms, tour the school and learn about kindergarten at Harriet Bishop Elementary. If you haven't already, you can also enroll your child now so we'll be sure to have resources in place when they arrive next fall.