Students and staff at Metcalf Middle School will face each other in the 10th and final basketball game to honor a former teacher and raise funds for scholarships.
For her outstanding science project, titled "Change in Algae Growth Using Supplemental Carbon Dioxide," Burnsville High School sophomore Claire Wentzlaff received a Special Award at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in Phoenix recently.
She has been offered the New American University Scholarship, a comprehensive and renewable scholarship to Arizona State University.
This year, the National Honor Society's service project is to create a community-oriented 5K, The Doggie Dash.
All of the proceeds will go to Pets Loyal 2 Vets, a Minnesota based nonprofit that connects Minnesota veterans with therapy service dogs free of charge.
Trang Truong is happy to remind anyone asking that a test score is just a snapshot, a single moment in time, and not representative of him as a person or a student. Still, when the Burnsville High School junior found out he earned a perfect score on the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT), the meaning was not lost on him.
Two teachers in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 have been selected to receive $1,000 scholarships from the Hanson Scholarship Fund to further their own education. They are Becca Buck, a music teacher at Marion W. Savage Elementary in Savage and Kristine Helwig, a science teacher at Eagle Ridge Junior High in Savage.
At not much more than five feet tall, Burnsville High School senior Jaqueline Le Vvintre may not fit a military stereotype. But that hasn’t stopped her from earning a $180,000 college scholarship from the Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC), one of only a dozen granted to high school students in the Midwest.
Students and staff at Metcalf Junior High School will honor a former teacher with a special public event that will also raise funds for scholarships.
Two teachers in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 have been selected to receive $1,000 scholarships from the Hanson Scholarship Fund to further their own education.
They are Veronica McCartney, a fourth grade at Marion W. Savage Elementary School in Savage, and Jessica Perry, a music teacher at Harriet Bishop Elementary School in Savage.