With encouragement and support from her teachers, Burnsville High School senior Libin Said submitted an essay to St. Thomas University, one of her top college choices, in hopes of earning a four-year, full-tuition scholarship. On Friday...Categories: Student Success
Matthew Feraru, a sixth grade student at Harriet Bishop Elementary School in Savage, has qualified to compete at the state level of the National Geographic Bee. Matthew won the school competition earlier this year and then completed a qualifying...Categories: Student Success
Several Burnsville High School students participated in the South Suburban Conference Visual Arts Exhibit and High School Art Day on Feb. 20. The 'Reception and Awards Night' celebration for the conference exhibit is Tuesday,...Categories: Arts, Student Success
Nicollet Junior High in Burnsville has been named an AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) National Demonstration School because of its success in using the AVID program to help students succeed academically and prepare for college. The...Categories: Achievement
When students arrive for the 2016-17 school year, they will find changes throughout Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 thanks to voter approval of the two Vision One91 referendum questions on Feb. 24. “The next 18 months will be busy...Categories: Vision One91
The Burnsville Education Association (BEA) is encouraging parents, students, employees and community members to nominate educators for the building Teacher of the Year awards. Exceptional teachers at each school building in Burnsville-Eagan-...Categories: Achievement, Community
Students in fifth grade science classes at Harriet Bishop Elementary School in Savage designed and then created windmills after learning about the advantages and disadvantages of renewable and non-renewable resources. In this engineering...
Best wishes to former Blaze Nordic skier Vivian Hett (Northern Michigan University) and current skier Kelly Koch as they compete in the USSA Cross Country Junior National Championships. The competition is set for March 8-14 in Soda Springs, Calif....Categories: Achievement, Athletics, Alumni