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‘Mary Poppins The Broadway Musical’ opens April 12


“Mary Poppins The Broadway Musical” opens Thursday, April 12 featuring music, dancing and some surprises at Burnsville High School’s Mraz Center for the Performing Arts, located at 600 E. Highway 13. Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the...

Categories: Parents, Community

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