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News Archive - February 2018

Statement regarding fire alarm at Burnsville High School on Feb. 16


A fire alarm was activated the evening of Feb. 16 at Burnsville High School. Police officers responded to the incident and assisted in evacuating the building and ensuring people left the event in a safe manner. When it was determined that there was...

Superintendent's message regarding the recent school shooting in Florida


Feb. 15, 2018 Dear One91 Families, (Hadii aad Somali ubaahan tahay hoos aqriso) (Para español, leer a continuación) After the tragic and horrific events in Parkland, Florida yesterday, I know all of...

Categories: Parents, Community

Event aims to connect neighbors, strengthen community through conversation


Neighbors coming together to learn more about each other is a way to build community. That’s why Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Community Education has scheduled a community-building conversation from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 22...

Categories: Community

BHS student’s app earns top spot in 2nd U.S. Congressional District contest


Congressman Jason Lewis presented Ross with his official “Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition” at Burnsville High School on Feb. 12. Burnsville High School junior Ross Waataja had just...

Categories: Achievement, Student Success

Message to Metcalf Families Regarding Social Media Post


Dear Metcalf Families, Earlier tonight (Feb. 14), a Metcalf student posted a threatening message to social media. We immediately investigated with the support of local police. Officers spoke to the student and determined that there was no...

Partnership with music studio opens doors for students

Feb14th Markell Sutton lays down a track during a recording session at THE GARAGE

Homecoming pep fests are memorable experiences for most high school students, but the pep fest at Burnsville High School last fall may prove life changing for senior Markell Sutton. His musical performance led a staff member to introduce him to THE...

Categories: Student Success, Community

Coin Drive at MWS runs Feb. 12-23

Feb14th all for books marion w savage coin drive

It’s a MWS COIN DRIVE for books!!!!! DATES: Monday, February 12 - Friday, February 23   MWS Staff vs. Students Each classroom will have their own jug to collect coins.  The staff jug will be in the Teacher’s Lounge. ...

Burnsville High School is top public school in newspaper survey

Feb14th Burnsville High School was selected as the Best Public School in the Award Winners List 2018.

Burnsville High School is among award winners in the annual Readers’ Choice Survey of Sun ThisWeek and the Dakota County Tribune newspapers. Every year the newspapers invite readers to choose their favorites in multiple categories. Results are...

Categories: Community, Achievement