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Free summer meals available for children


Thanks to a federal program, breakfasts and lunches will be provided at no charge to all children, ages 1 to 18, this summer at several schools in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191. Meals meet nutritional standards of the U.S. Department...

Categories: Parents

How parents can support their child’s summer reading


Summer checklist: ride bike, jump rope, play ball, and READ! It’s important that students spend time reading during June, July and August. “During the school year, it’s so much fun to see our students’ love for reading,” said Katie Salmela,...

Categories: Academics

Colleges honor seven outstanding juniors at BHS


Seven high-achieving juniors will receive Junior Book Awards from prestigious colleges during a ceremony at Burnsville High School on May 24. Colleges present the awards each year across the country to 11th grade students in recognition of their...

Categories: Achievement, Student Success

District 191 graduates will receive diplomas in three ceremonies

May16th graduates toss their hats at commencement 2017

Commencement ceremonies will take place in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 with graduates receiving diplomas at three locations in June. Commencement for students in the BEST transition program will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 5, at...

Categories: Academics, Student Success

Nicollet, Eagle Ridge teams compete at Quiz Bowl nationals

May16th The Nicollet and Eagle Ridge Quiz Bowl teams at nationals in Chicago

Students from Eagle Ridge and Nicollet middle schools in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 competed at the national Quiz Bowl championships May 11-13 in Chicago. The teams qualified for nationals based on their results in local tournaments...

Categories: Activities, Student Success

Harriet Bishop students, parents continue hair donation tradition

May16th Participants celebrate the 2018 Hair-riet Bishop Project

A tradition now in its fifth year, the ‘Hair’riet Bishop Project was once again a big success, with 28 Harriet Bishop students and two parents giving up their long locks to benefit children and adults who need wigs due to illness. The 2018...

Categories: Community

Second year of Warren scholarships presented to students

May16th evin and Greta Warren recently presented the second year of their scholarships. Pictured, from left, are Kevin Warren, Nivian Moraa, Sucaado Omar, Falak Tawakalna, Patrick Asamoah, Sengdalivanh Novaha, and Greta Warren

Generous donors Kevin and Greta Warren have presented another round of major scholarships to students in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 who are likely to be the first in their families to attend college. The recipients will receive $...

Categories: Community, Achievement

Foundation 191 awards 10 grants for learning projects

May11th School Board Chair Jim Schmid accepts a check from Foundation 191 Chair Robbie Bunnell.

Foundation 191 will fund 10 grants for learning projects during the 2018-2019 school year totaling almost $5,000, it was announced at the May 10 meeting of the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Board of Education. Each year, the not-for...