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News Archive - November 2016

District 191 spelling bee will be Dec. 5


The best spellers in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 will participate in the 33rd annual district spelling championship bee at 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 5, in the Mraz Center for the Performing Arts at Burnsville High School, 600 E. Highway...

Categories: Academics

Reception set for two departing members of the District 191 Board of Education


A public reception will take place Thursday, Dec. 1, for two long-time members who are leaving the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Board of Education. Both Ron Hill, first elected in 1999, and Sandy Mackall, first elected in 2008, did...

Categories: Community

Apex Fun Run is on Dec. 2


The Gideon Pond Apex Fun Run is here! We will be having a glow run on Dec. 2 and the Fun Run times are as follows: 9:30am-10:30am      Kindergarten 10:30-11:30am        ...

ExploreEDU event at BHS will showcase innovative use of educational technology


From the one-to-one Chromebook program and expanded use of collaborative Google apps to technology-enhanced classrooms and an online learning management system, Burnsville High School students and staff are using a host of new technology tools to...

Categories: Vision One91, Community

Students to perform at holiday lighting ceremony Nov. 23


Two student musical groups from Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 will perform at the 18th annual Winter Lighting Ceremony in Burnsville from 6 to 6:45 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 23, in Nicollet Commons Park, 12600 Nicollet Avenue. The...

Categories: Community, Arts

Metcalf Science Fair to be held Jan. 30


Metcalf Middle School will hold its first Science Fair this year! The Science Fair judging will be held on January 30 from 1:15-3:00 PM. For parents and community members, an evening viewing session will be held from 6:00-8:00 PM. If you...

Neill students' food drive collects 574 pounds of food


On Nov. 10, Neill Elementary 4th and 5th graders put on a musical production of "Lets Eat!" It was a story about how kids are always hungry and always want to eat.  While rehearsing the play, the subject of having enough to eat came up...

Categories: Community

Congratulations to ERMS Spelling Bee champs!


Sixty-two eager 6th, 7th and 8th graders completed the grueling written spelling test on Oct. 26, and 25 finalists emerged and competed in the oral spelling bee on Nov. 2.  Top Eagle Ridge Spelling Bee participants...