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.
Yana Khetiya practiced an hour a day for a couple of weeks to prepare for the 33rd annual Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Spelling Bee on Dec. 5.
It paid off! The Eagle Ridge Middle School eighth grader emerged as the champion from among the 28 best spellers from around the district and took home the big trophy. The event went about 15 rounds with “competition" as the winning word.
Kathryn Petri went to an awards ceremony recently thinking that she was being honored as the 2016 Minnesota Elementary Art Educator of the Year.
Gavin Shaner, a fifth-grader at Harriet Bishop Elementary in Savage, placed third among nearly 1,800 students from throughout the Midwest who took the ACT Explore exam through the Northwestern University’s Midwest Academic Talent Search (NUMATS) program.