On Oct. 29, the 2015-2016 Nicollet Spelling Bee was held, featuring eighteen seventh and eighth grade students that qualified for the competition. Their performance on a written spelling test identified the following students as school finalists:
The Nicollet Junior High Student Council will be running a food drive from Thanksgiving through the start of winter break on Tuesday, Dec. 22. Students can bring non-perishable food items to THE LINK HALLWAY BEFORE SCHOOL. For every item that you bring in, you will get one ticket for a drawing for a $10 Target gift card.
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Theater students from Nicollet and Metcalf junior highs present 'Chasing Charming' Nov. 19-21. All shows are at Eagle Ridge Junior High, 13955 Glendale Road in Savage.
Mark your calendar to pick up student schedules on Tuesday, Aug. 25 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. PARENTS PLEASE ATTEND WITH YOUR CHILD/REN. Students will pick up their schedules and planners, deposit lunch money, have their pictures taken for their school IDs and the yearbook, and buy a physical education t-shirt.
Nicollet Junior High in Burnsville has been named an AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) National Demonstration School because of its success in using the AVID program to help students succeed academically and prepare for college. The recognition was presented at a ceremony March 5, following an extensive on-site review by AVID officials.
Theater students from Metcalf and Nicollet junior highs will be presenting the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical "Oklahoma!" this spring. Performances will be March 4-7 at 7:30 p.m. in the Mraz Center for Performing Arts at Burnsville High School.
Students wishing to participate in spring athletics must complete and submit the following to Burnsville High School or to their respective junior high prior to tryouts or practice. This information can be turned in at anytime up to start dates. Please submit information as soon as possible.