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Burnsville theater presents 'Beauty and the Beast, Jr'

Jun21st beauty and the beast junior screen

Based on the original Broadway production, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast JR. is a fantastic adaptation of the story of transformation and tolerance. It's the classic story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast...

Categories: Arts

Tentative agreement reached on teachers' contract


On June 20, Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 and the Burnsville Education Association released the following joint statement. At a mediation session held on June 20, members of the District 191 Board of Education and representatives...

Construction will affect parking, entry at Diamondhead Education Center


Re-construction of some parking lots at Diamondhead Education Center will begin Wednesday, June 20. The upper east, upper southeast and south lots will be closed through Sunday, July 1. Visitors to Diamondhead during that time should park in the...

New web addresses for ParentVUE, StudentVUE


After making some minor changes to ParentVue and StudentVue — the systems that allow you to see student information like grades, attendance and test results — there is a new web address for logging in and using these services....

Categories: Parents

Join ‘Rockin’ Readers’ this summer at Nicollet Commons Park

Jun13th stephanie white reads to gathered families at a 2017 rockin' reader event

Young children and their families are invited to free upcoming Thursday morning activities planned for them at Nicollet Commons Park at 12600 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville. Join staff members from Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 as they...

Categories: Parents, Community

District 191 graduates receive diplomas in ceremony on June 8


The 577 students in the 62nd annual Burnsville High School Class of 2018 received diplomas in a commencement ceremony on June 8. Student speakers at commencement were Fiona Chow, William Alvey and Olivia Brammer. “High school has taught us...

Categories: Student Success

Gideon Pond celebrates 5th graders; class showed amazing growth


At a celebration on the last day of school, Gideon Pond Elementary Principal Chris Bellmont called this year’s class of 5th grade students a shining example of how honoring diversity can raise everyone up. “This group is so strong together,”...

Categories: Academics, Student Success

BHS musicals earn recognitions from Hennepin Theatre Trust

Jun7th BHS presents "Mary Poppins"

The Burnsville High School Theatre Guild began participating this year in Hennepin Theatre Trust’s Spotlight Education, a program that evaluates casts, crews and technicians as well as providing master classes for high school theatre students....

Categories: Arts, Student Success, Achievement