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News Archive - August 2017

BHS Homecoming week begins Sept. 18

Aug31st Students celebrate Homecoming Week during a pep assembly

Burnsville High School students, staff, alumni and community members will be celebrating Homecoming during the week of Sept. 18. There will be many festivities, including themed dress-up days, a student-wide pep assembly, an array of athletic...

Categories: Athletics, Parents

District clarifies use of musical instruments


We are aware that there has been miscommunication and confusion regarding the student use of the district’s musical instruments for the 2017-18 year. We apologize for this. To clarify, there will be no change during the current school year in the...

Sioux Trail named a Minnesota School of Excellence


Sioux Trail Elementary School in Burnsville has been named a Minnesota School of Excellence by the Minnesota Elementary School Principals' Association (MESPA), one of only eight schools to receive the honor. In making the...

Categories: Achievement

Partnership provides food to Neill Elementary families

Aug24th food plus you logo

Thanks to a partnership with Second Harvest Heartland, Neill Elementary School in Burnsville will be able to provide free groceries to its students and their families once a month throughout the school year, starting at the school’s back-to-school...

Categories: Parents, Community

New classroom walls at Eagle Ridge support current learning needs

Aug24th walls and doors on an eagle ridge middle school classroom

Like fashion, school designs change with the times, and at the time Eagle Ridge Middle School was built, open classrooms were all the fashion. Now, though, open classrooms can be considered disruptive, as sound travels from one area to another,...

Categories: Vision One91

District 191 schools will close Aug. 29 for a morning employee meeting


All school buildings in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 will be closed until noon on Tuesday, Aug. 29, so employees can attend an important back-to-school meeting. Phone messages can be left by calling schools and also the district’s...

Hidden Valley Back to School events


We are currently preparing for the upcoming school year and are anxious to see all the smiling faces of our students and to hear all about their summer adventures! Student classroom information will be mailed out to all families the...

MWS Back to School Open House


AUGUST 31, 4:30 - 6;00 PM Join the fun and get ready for back to school at the Marion W. Savage Elementary Open House on Thursday, August 31 from 4:30 - 6:00 PM. Visit your teacher, drop off your school supplies, replenish your lunch account...