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District 191 students are winners of city essay contest


Three students from Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 are winners of an essay contest sponsored by the city of Burnsville.    Third-grade students were invited to respond to the prompt: “I love Burnsville because...

Categories: Parents, Community

Jon Bonneville named principal of Sky Oaks Elementary


Jon Bonneville will become principal of Sky Oaks Elementary School in Burnsville on July 1, pending approval by the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Board of Education later this month. Bonneville, currently principal of Hidden Valley...

BHS Class of 2015 Graduation


Congratulations to the Burnsville High School Class of 2015! The graduation ceremony was recorded by Burnsville Community Television. A DVD of the ceremony can be ordered online at

Categories: Achievement, Student Success

Fundraiser will support #BurnsvilleStrong's new transition program for students


The #BurnsvilleStrong initiative will be involved in a new transition program to welcome and support new students at Burnsville High School next year and organizers have scheduled a fundraiser on June 28 to support the new effort. Students going...

Categories: Community

BHS Hall of Fame announces next inductees


Seven individuals and an entire team will be inducted into the Burnsville High School Hall of Fame Class of 2015. The newest Hall of Fame class will be inducted at a free public ceremony on Friday, Oct. 2, in the school’s Mraz Center for...

Categories: Achievement, Alumni

BHS students quality for President’s Volunteer Service Award


Thirty-five students at Burnsville High School have qualified for national recognition based on their hours of volunteer service.    Students were given the President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA), which encourages citizens to...

Categories: Student Success, Community

District marks start of Vision One91 projects with groundbreaking ceremony


Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 held a groundbreaking ceremony May 28 at Burnsville High School to kick off construction projects related to Vision One91. “A lot will be happening over the next 15 months,” said Superintendent Joe...

Categories: Vision One91, Community

Superintendent Gothard named to United Way Board


Dr. Joe Gothard, superintendent in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191, has been appointed to a three-year term on the Greater Twin Cities United Way Board of Directors. He will be the only school superintendent on the 52-member board and...

Categories: Achievement, Community