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.
Rahn Elementary hosts community events for families during August.
On topics around academics and school culture, District 191 families gave their children’s schools high praise on a year-end survey this spring.
More than 90 percent of participants said their family feels welcome at their child’s school, and 90 percent agreed that their schools provide a safe learning environment. About 84 percent agreed with the statement “my student sees themselves represented positively in the curriculum” and 85 percent agreed that “teachers honor the way my child learns.”
The Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Board of Education unanimously approved a new two-year contract with the Burnsville Education Association (BEA), which represents the district’s teachers, at a special meeting on July 19.
An eighth grader at Nicollet Middle School, Jake Schoenbauer is making a name for himself in the world of school chess. Though it was completely online this year, Jake made school history by tying for 14th place in the National Online Scholastic Chess Championship that was held June 12-13.
The period for filing affidavits of candidacy for the office of school board member of Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 begins at 8 a.m. on July 27 and closes at 5 p.m. on Aug. 10.
An expanded class of 11 individuals will be inducted into the Burnsville High School Hall of Fame in 2021 after selection and induction were canceled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The District 191 Board of Education officially adopted the 2021-22 budget at its meeting on June 17, with spending targeted to provide stability in programs and services, and provide recovery from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.
District 191 has been recognized as a 2021 Sustaining Exemplar Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) District through the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE).
The mission of the BurnsvilleStrong organization at Burnsville High School (BHS) is to unify, strengthen and inspire the community. Despite COVID sticking around for more than a year and creating barriers to programming, the teams of students were able to innovate and get creative in carrying out service projects they’d typically do in a normal year to deliver on their mission.
Through a process of public input, District 191 has adopted a new Vision and Core Values for its Strategic Roadmap.
Thirty-four employees, who have contributed a grand total of 836 years of service to Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191, are retiring during or after the 2020-21 school year.
Nine extraordinary volunteers received the 2021 John Coskran Volunteer Awards in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 on May 27.
For nearly 20 years, science teacher Angela Engelhardt has used the important work of animal conservation to inspire and guide her students. In doing so, she’s become a leader and a role model to students and teachers alike at Burnsville Alternative High School.
Superintendent Dr. Theresa Battle will present the State of the District address at noon on Thursday, May 20.
In her address, Battle will reflect on District 191’s response to the challenges of delivering education during a global pandemic and look forward to how the district is positioned to deliver on its promise of a Pathways model from pre-kindergarten through graduation.
In District One91, the commitment to STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) not only exposes students to a variety of concepts earlier in life, it also helps produce a sense of consistent wonder. And that’s perfect, because our elementary Pathways model is all about making discoveries and helping students love learning.
Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 is one of eight school districts selected to receive the Comprehensive Arts Planning Program (CAPP) award from Perpich Center for Arts Education.
There will be an online meeting for Multilingual Parents and Parents of EL students on Monday, May 10th. We will be discussing summer learning opportunities, the Minnesota Seal of Multiliteracy, resources for continued development of first languages, and strategies and projects for 2021-2022.
At Nicollet and Eagle Ridge Middle Schools, leaders know that a sense of belonging is one of the keys to helping students have success in their school journey.
The transition into 9th grade is an exciting time for students, but we understand that at times it can also feel overwhelming, with tons of new information, options and questions. At Burnsville High School (BHS), programs and supports have intentionally been put in place to help make the 9th grade transition and experience successful.
The Pathways integration across District 191 has reached school schedules. Starting in fall 2020-2021, the Advisory period was evolved to build in social-emotional learning curriculum and career and college readiness at the middle and high school levels.
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.