Led by the school’s Black Student Union, Burnsville High School students presented a Black History Month Student Showcase today for classmates and staff members. On the Mraz Center stage, students performed songs, dance, rap, poetry, an original skit and even beat box to celebrate black culture and highlight issues important to African Americans. In addition, students shared information about black leaders, artists and icons including Maya Angelou, Angela Davis, Malcom X, Nelson Mandela and Michelle Obama.
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.
Burnsville High School is hosting a Multicultural Night on Friday, March 24 from 5:30 to 9 p.m. in the BHS cafeteria and Mraz Center for the Performing Arts, located at 600 E. Highway 13.
There will be free, culturally-diverse foods available in the cafeteria at the beginning of the evening. There will also be cultural dances, poetry, fashion shows and much more.
There will be a spring sports parent/athlete meeting on Monday, March 6 at 7 p.m. in the Mraz Center.
This meeting is for parents and their students who are interested in boys golf, girls golf, girls lacrosse and boys tennis. Sport-specific meetings will immediately follow the presentation given by Activities and Athletics Director Jeff Marshall.
Showcase is a fully staged and choreographed, all-ages variety show that involves over 100 Burnsville High School students in its production.
BHS students engage in the production as stage managers and light, sound and running crews. Performers on stage sing and play a variety of pop and show music from the last few decades, while other students dance intensely and engage in exciting choreography.
Seniors receiving an academic and/or athletic award will be recognized at a ceremony on Monday, May 16 at 7 p.m. in the Mraz Center.
Invitations to the ceremony have already been sent to students who will be recognized for curricular and co-curricular awards and G.P.A. achievements.
Congratulations to these students on their academic and athletic achievements!
The spring senior meeting will be held in the Mraz Center on Tuesday, March 8 during the school day.
Seniors who have morning main campus will be dismissed to attend during fourth period (A and B lunch modules). Seniors who have afternoon main campus will be dismissed to attend during fifth period (D and E lunch modules).