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BHS students brand, market and manage student-run credit union


Burnsville High School students are instrumental in the branding, set-up, marketing and upcoming launch of the Firefly Credit Union inside their school, near the new Activities Center. The branch is designed to provide on-the-job experience and...

Categories: Academics, Community, Student Success

BHS Concert Choir, Dakota Valley Symphony and Chorus perform in 'Three Choirs Festival'


Three dynamic choirs join forces at Ames Center on Sunday, Feb. 12 at 3 p.m. The Burnsville High School Concert Choir, directed by Martha Helen Schmidt; Hymnus, directed by Rush Wagner; and the Dakota Valley Chorus, directed by Tucker...

Categories: Arts

Eight Burnsville Blaze Athletes sign National Letters of Intent


The athletic department at Burnsville High School is proud to announce that five student-athletes will sign National Letters of Intent on Wednesday, Feb. 1, to play their respective sports at the NCAA Division I or II college of their choosing...

Categories: Athletics, Achievement, Student Success

Two seniors selected as Triple ‘A’ Award recipients at BHS


Update: Kit Chow has been chosen as the Region 3AA Triple 'A' Award winner as well! The region includes 16 schools. With this selection, Kit now goes on to the state competition. Congratulations! Kyra Bowar and Kit Chow excel in academics,...

Categories: Student Success, Arts, Athletics, Activities, Academics

Burnsville High School names 2017 ExCEL Award recipients


Burnsville High School has nominated juniors Talori Dunsworth and Robbie Wedan as the 2017 ExCEL Award (Excellence in Community, Education and Leadership) recipients.   Sponsored by the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL), this...

Categories: Academics, Arts, Athletics, Student Success

Contents: Water is Sacred discussion set for Feb. 7


The District 191 community engagement series "Contents" continues on Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. with "An Evening with Tiana LaPointe, Indigenous Filmmaker and Ringing Shield Drum Group." The event will be held at Diamondhead Education Center, 200 W....

Categories: Community

Nominations sought for 6th annual Inclusive Education Practices Award


Nominations are being sought for the 2017 Inclusive Education Practices Award to recognize outstanding school staff members whose work ensures students with disabilities have inclusive education opportunities in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School...

Categories: Community

Schools to host Kindergarten Information nights


Elementary schools will hold kindergarten information nights in the winter and spring of 2017. These events are great opportunities to learn more about a school, ask questions, visit classrooms and complete your child's registration process if you...

Categories: Academics, Parents