Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 is a future-forward school district creating barrier-free pathways for learning for everyone in our community. We believe learning is a lifelong pursuit, and create programs, services and opportunities that inspire this belief.
For elementary learners in District 191, we begin to unpack the world of possibilities and explore healthy and meaningful expression. We want students to experience joy and growth, and to nurture curiosity as they consider the future.
Preschool Lab has openings for the March - May session, which is held on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 9:50-11:20 a.m. The cost is $20 for the entire session.
Harriet Bishop and Hidden Valley Elementary schools had the exciting opportunity to have the 29:11 International Exchange, a South African music group, and members from the Minnesota Orchestra visit their schools this month.
Students pursuing their Associate of Arts Degree can now qualify for financial aid, transfer credits and obtain professional licensure in their field of study, all while remaining on campus at BHS.
Burnsville High School hosted Tri-City United for an Olympic Weightlifting dual on Feb. 9. A total of 41 lifters competed, with 11 Blaze athletes placing first.
Gideon Pond Elementary music teacher Becca Buck and Burnsville High School language arts teacher Marie Hansen are among the candidates for 2024 Minnesota Teacher of the Year.
Nicollet Middle School special education teacher Megan Tillman recently received the Inclusive Educator Award, given by Intermediate School District 917. The award was presented as part of Inclusive Schools Week to highlight and celebrate the progress schools have made in implementing inclusive practices to ensure a quality education for all students.
Burnsville High School Quiz Bowl Team A captured their seventh South Suburban Conference (SSC) Championship on Tuesday, Feb. 6. Four teams participated in the tournament and all went undefeated for a combined record of 20-0.
Burnsville High School sophomores Katie Nguyen, Reese Kanu and Sergey Popov were named statewide top 20 finalists in the BestPrep’s Student Spotlight Contest. They were honored at the BestPrep Educational Forum Feb. 8 at the Minneapolis Convention Center.
Burnsville High School Theatre Guild is delighted to announce the highly anticipated winter play, “Peter and the Starcatcher,” a whimsical and imaginative play by Rick Elice, with music by Wayne Barker, that serves as a prequel to the classic tale of Peter Pan.
On Jan. 25, the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Board of Education adopted its legislative platform for 2024, prioritizing equitable funding and school safety. The actions described in the platform align with District 191’s core values, and convey the challenges it faces, to legislators, policymakers and to the public.
The Athletics Department at Burnsville High School is proud to announce that five student-athletes will sign National Letters of Intent on Wednesday, Feb. 7, to play football at the NCAA Division II and NAIA levels.
Once again, staff members will be presenting “Class Acts,” a comedy variety show, to raise scholarship funds for graduating seniors in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191.
Coretta Dawson and Noah Steinhouse have been selected as this year’s Triple “A” Award recipients at Burnsville High School (BHS).
Burnsville High School business teacher Maggie Mayernik and culinary arts teacher Matt Deutsch’s passion for providing real-world experiences and engaging, hands-on learning for their students sparked the idea for a collaborative project between their classes.
Becca Buck, an elementary music teacher in District 191, has been named the elementary music teacher of the year by the Minnesota Music Educators Association (MMEA). The award recognizes Buck’s demonstrated excellence in teaching, leadership and advocacy in music education.
In the Associate of Arts program, Nabiilo had taken honors classes, including Honors Biology, which sparked an interest in potentially working in the healthcare field.
With a cast and crew of 17, “Tartuffe” is the BHS Theatre Guild’s 2024 Competition One Act play and will be featured in the Guild’s Evening of One Acts on Jan. 26 and 27 at 7 p.m. at Burnsville High School’s Mraz Center.
Learn how Diego Laurens Flores is taking advantage of programming at District 191 to get a head start.
Nominations are now open for the 2024 One91 Community of Excellence Awards to honor employees in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191.
Congratulations to Burnsville High School juniors Laura Bachmeier and Andrew Dickhausen, nominated as this year’s ExCEL Award (Excellence in Community, Education and Leadership) recipients.
The healthcare core curriculum has shaped me into a better person by improving my work ethic and communication skills.
Start exploring early, so you can discover what you like and what inspires you to do meaningful things.
Choose classes that involve you in something you like or are good at doing. Not only will you do well, but you will enjoy being in class.
When you see a chef expressing himself or herself on the plate in so many unique ways, the food essentially becomes art.