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Burnsville High School students achieve AP recognition

Jul 25th

A total of 102 students have achieved recognition based on their scores on rigorous Advanced Placement (AP) exams they took last spring after completing college-level courses at Burnsville High School. That’s more than last year when 82 students...


Orientation, Open House will be held Aug. 22-23, 29

Jul 20th

Orientation for all Burnsville High School students will be held Wednesday, Aug. 22 from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. and Thursday, Aug. 23 from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Students can stop by the school during these times to pick up...

EMT classes begin at BHS this fall

Jul 20th

New classes will begin this fall at Burnsville High School that will prepare students to become an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) who can rescue victims. EMTs may be seen on ambulances, fire trucks, helicopters or even on the side of an...


Registration for high school, middle school fall sports is now open

Jul 19th Registration for fall sports is open

Registration for fall athletics for the 2018-19 school year is now open in FeePay. All middle school offerings are limited to middle school students; however, high school offerings are open to students in grades 7-12, pending...

‘Externships’ pair teachers with businesses, connect classroom to workplace

Jul 10th Burnsville High School teachers in an operating room at Fairview Ridges Hospital.

Local businesses opened their doors to teachers from Burnsville High School this summer for an externship pilot project that connects classrooms to workplaces.   This was a chance for teachers to spend time in local businesses and learn...


Teachers receive Hanson Scholarships to further their education

Jun 26th

Two teachers in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 have been selected to receive $1,000 scholarships from the Hanson Scholarship Fund to further their own graduate school education. Recipients are Lisa Carlson, an ESL teacher at Vista...


District 191 Board of Education welcomes new student representative

Jun 22nd Sundus Farah

Sundus Farah, who will be a senior at Burnsville High School, will be the new student representative to the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Board of Education for the 2018-19 school year. The school district was one of the first in...


Burnsville theater presents 'Beauty and the Beast, Jr'

Jun 21st beauty and the beast junior screen

Based on the original Broadway production, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast JR. is a fantastic adaptation of the story of transformation and tolerance. It's the classic story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the...


District 191 graduates receive diplomas in ceremony on June 8

Jun 11th

The 577 students in the 62nd annual Burnsville High School Class of 2018 received diplomas in a commencement ceremony on June 8. Student speakers at commencement were Fiona Chow, William Alvey and Olivia Brammer. “High school has taught...


BHS student completes ‘Rites of Passage’ program

Jun 8th Marcellus Dees, at the Rites of Passage Program celebration, is second from the left

Marcellus Dees, a student in the Burnsville High School Class of 2018, was recently honored for completing a six-month Rites of Passage Program (ROP) sponsored annually by the Minneapolis Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. The program...