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BAHS students raise funds for Colobus Conservation

Mar13th Burnsville Alternative High School students collected donations in a number of ways, including by selling Candy Grams for Valentine’s Day.

A fundraiser at Burnsville Alternative High School (BAHS) exceeded its goal and raised $465 for Colobus Conservation Limited, a member of the Pan Africa Sanctuary Alliance. A match from TJ’s Painting brings the grand total to $715. “I am so proud...

Categories: Community

District 191 tech director selected as ‘Outstanding Central Office Administrator’


Doug Johnson, the director of technology in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191, has been selected as the 2018 Outstanding Central Office Administrator – Metro Award by the Minnesota Association of School Administrators (MASA). The annual...

Categories: Achievement

BHS students gain workplace skills in course taught by local business leaders

Mar7th Hanane Kachman, center, of Fairview Health Services, taught a unit on appearances and ambition as part of a Student Workplace Skill certification class at BHS.

Employers commonly say that young people coming out of high school or even college aren’t ready for the workplace. That’s why Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 has joined with the Burnsville Chamber of Commerce, Burnsville Promise and...

Categories: Community

Minnesota Education Fair will showcase 120 colleges and universities from Midwest

Mar2nd College Fair slated for March 20

Burnsville High School will host a Minnesota Education Fair (MEF) for students and their parents on Tuesday, March 20 from 4-6 p.m. in the Activity Center, located at 600 E. Hwy 13. The fair provides students and parents an opportunity to explore...

Categories: Community, Parents

Graduation rates up in District 191


The four-year graduation rates in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 continued to trend upward, rising by more than 1 percent overall from 77.8 percent in 2016 to 79.2 percent in 2017, according to data released by the Minnesota...

Categories: Academics

BHS senior earns another technology award

Feb27th Fiona Chow

Fiona Chow, a senior at Burnsville High School, is among recipients of a Minnesota Aspirations in Computer Award presented to young women for their technology-related interests and achievements. Along with recognition, honorees are awarded prizes...

Categories: Student Success

District 191 Children’s Art Show will take place at Ames gallery

Feb26th elementary art show at Ames Center in Burnsville

A Children’s Art Show, featuring work from elementary students in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191, will take place from March 7 to April 23 (closed March 15, and April 4-5), in the Ames Center, 12600 Nicollet Ave, Burnsville. The free...

Categories: Arts, Community

Students present Black History Month Showcase

Feb23rd Simone Hunter performs "Dear White America," a poem by Danez Smith

Led by the school’s Black Student Union, Burnsville High School students presented a Black History Month Student Showcase today for classmates and staff members. On the Mraz Center stage, students performed songs, dance, rap, poetry, an original...

Categories: Building Community at BHS