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BHS students quality for President’s Volunteer Service Award


Thirty-five students at Burnsville High School have qualified for national recognition based on their hours of volunteer service.    Students were given the President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA), which encourages citizens to...

Categories: Student Success, Community

District marks start of Vision One91 projects with groundbreaking ceremony


Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 held a groundbreaking ceremony May 28 at Burnsville High School to kick off construction projects related to Vision One91. “A lot will be happening over the next 15 months,” said Superintendent Joe...

Categories: Vision One91, Community

Superintendent Gothard named to United Way Board


Dr. Joe Gothard, superintendent in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191, has been appointed to a three-year term on the Greater Twin Cities United Way Board of Directors. He will be the only school superintendent on the 52-member board and...

Categories: Achievement, Community

Free summer meals available for children


Thanks to a federal program, breakfasts and lunches will be provided at no charge to all children, ages 1 to 18, this summer at several schools in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191. Meals meet nutritional standards of the U.S. Department...

Categories: Community

Hidden Valley teacher is District 191 Teacher of the Year


Jennifer Bohr, left, is the 2015 District 191 Teacher of the Year. Jennifer Bohr, a sixth grade teacher at Hidden Valley Elementary School in Savage, was named as the 2015 Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School...

Categories: Achievement, Alumni

BHS team wins 2015 Physics Day milk carton boat race


A team of Burnsville High School (BHS) physics students took first place in the milk carton boat race at the 2015 Physics Day at Valleyfair in Shakopee on May 19.  During the three days of competition, the team's boat had the best course...

Categories: Student Success

FIRE Academy strengthens parents’ connection to District 191 schools


Eighty-nine parents who recently completed the first parent academy in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 participated in a graduation ceremony at Diamondhead Education Center on May 18. The academy, named FIRE (Family Involvement...

Categories: Parents

Instructional technology to be highlighted at May 28 fair


Parents and community members are invited to attend a Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Tech Share Fair on Thursday, May 28. At the fair, teachers and their students will be demonstrating some of the many interesting ways technology is...

Categories: Academics, Community, Vision One91