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New teachers contract approved by District 191 board


At its Aug. 9 meeting, the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Board of Education voted to approve a new two-year contract with the Burnsville Education Association (BEA), which represents the district’s teachers. Board and BEA...

Seven new and cool things for 2018-19

Aug8th What's New and Cool

We hope you're getting excited for the new school year - we sure are! Here are just a few of the new things happening in 2018-19 around the district.  1: College-credit classes for future teachers Burnsville High School seniors will be...

Categories: Back to School

Burnsville summer theater presents 'Cinderella' opening Aug. 9

Aug1st Rodgers and Hammerstein Cinderella graphic

Community members are invited to attend an enchanting production of the timeless fairytale “Cinderella,” presented by Burnsville Summer Theater. Rodgers and Hammerstein’s adaptation brings new life to the story of a young woman forced into...

Categories: Arts, Community

Student voices will help build positive culture at Metcalf Middle School

Jul31st Three students write ideas on a large piece of paper.

Student leaders at Metcalf Middle School recently gathered with new administrators at their school to share ideas and opinions about revising the school’s positive behaviors and interventions plan (PBIS). “For you to take time to attend on a...

Categories: Academics, Achievement, Back to School

New bus company, new buses will transport District 191 students

Jul31st The side of a school bus reading Burnsville-Eagan-Savage Schools.

The bus company next door, Schmitty & Sons in Lakeville, became the new bus carrier in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 on July 1. “We’re pleased to have a local company that can support the buses we need to transport our students...

Construction will affect parking, entry at Diamondhead Education Center


Final surfacing and striping of the lots at Diamondhead Education Center will begin Monday, July 30. The upper east, upper southeast and south lots will be closed. Visitors to Diamondhead during that time should park in the upper west lot...

Burnsville High School students achieve AP recognition


A total of 102 students have achieved recognition based on their scores on rigorous Advanced Placement (AP) exams they took last spring after completing college-level courses at Burnsville High School. That’s more than last year when 82 students...

Categories: Academics

National Junior Honor Society expands to all three middle schools in District 191

Jul25th National Junior Honors Society students collected pairs of socks for those in need.

National Junior Honor Society, already in place at two middle schools, will expand this fall so that all middle schools in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 will offer the program for high-achieving students. NJHS recognizes outstanding...

Categories: Academics, Community