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Experienced spelling bee participant earns district title


In his fourth consecutive year qualifying for the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Spelling Bee, Chance Persons won the championship on Dec. 14 after 21 rounds that included more than 200 words.  District 191...

Categories: Academics, Student Success

#BurnsvilleStrong is growing stronger


    #BurnsvilleStrong members have formed a Vision One91 committee to support the transitions coming up at their school. They are, from left, Marissa Marsolek, Maggie Gillis, Samantha Hoanglong...

Categories: Community

Vision One91 Update: Chromebooks in Action


A previous Vision One91 Update video covered the distribution of about 900 Chromebooks to social studies classrooms in District 191 secondary schools. Now that the devices have been in use for a few months, Superintendent Joe Gothard talks with...

Categories: Vision One91

Pre-engineering students turn simple machines into complex contraptions


Students in a pre-engineering class at Metcalf Junior High in Burnsville faced a challenge: create a complicated contraption that runs for at least one minute and includes six simple machines.   In...

Categories: Academics

Middle School information nights scheduled for January


Learn about new middle schools being developed in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 during three upcoming information sessions. Jadwalka Habeenka Warbixinta Dugisyada Dhexe Cusub ee Degmada 191 Escuela secundaria...

Categories: Parents, Vision One91

District 191 chess tournament is Dec. 19


The annual chess tournament in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 will take place Saturday, Dec. 19, at Metcalf Junior High School, 2250 Diffley Road. The event is open to children, kindergarten through grade 12. Registration is 8:20 to...

Categories: Activities

District 191 joins city to tell drivers ‘It Can Wait’


Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 is joining the city of Burnsville in encouraging drivers to be safe and drive phone-free after the city officially declared Thursday, Dec. 10 as “Burnsville It Can Wait Day.” The “It Can Wait” campaign...

Categories: Community

Kindergarten information nights slated in District 191


The 10 elementary schools in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 have scheduled kindergarten information nights for parents/guardians whose children will be starting kindergarten in the fall of 2016. En Español  •...

Categories: Parents, Academics