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High School Pathways

The One91 Pathways journey culminates at Burnsville High School, where students apply their love of learning and developed sense of self to envision a future where their aspirations are truly within reach. There’s so much to discover, and we can’t wait to support learners as they learn what lights them up.

One91 Pathways

Discover Our Four Career Fields

arts communications and information systems

ARTS, GLOBAL COMMUNICATIONS & INFORMATION SYSTEMS

  • Visual & Performing Arts
  • Information Technology
  • Journalism & Broadcasting

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Business Management & entrepreneurship

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT & ENTREPRENEURSHIP

  • Marketing Business, Management & Administration
  • Finance
  • Hospitality & Tourism

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Design engineering manufacturing tech

DESIGN, ENGINEERING & MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGIES

  • Architecture & Construction
  • Manufacturing Engineering, Design & Technology
  • Engine & Automotive Technology

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Health Sciences & Human Services

HEALTH SCIENCES & HUMAN SERVICES

  • Health Sciences
  • Education
  • Government & Community Services

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Stories about Pathways

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davin alt and a classmate sit in a helicopter

The classes Davin took often provided hands-on learning experiences, but most importantly, he was able to earn important certifications that would be instrumental to his future. During hybrid learning his junior year, he started the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program with remote days focusing on theory and concepts and in-person days being focused on building skills and real-life applications like helping patients with daily activities and being a patient liaison.

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District 191 teacher Julie West sits at a table with a sewing machine

Whether it was teaching swim lessons out of her parents’ backyard pool as a teenager, participating in beauty pageants in high school, running a sewing school for young children as a stay-at-home mom, managing home-based businesses, supervising student teachers, doing preschool screenings or teaching students how to cook, she explored opportunities where she could thrive as an educator, entrepreneur and artist. All these experiences have helped shape her into the innovator that she truly is.

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student working on her laptop in a burnsville high school classroom

There are a lot of different options for students to pursue after high school, ranging from starting a career to pursuing a degree. The new Associate of Arts Pathway at Burnsville High School (BHS) lets students get a head start on what comes next in a way that no other district is doing, by earning an associate degree without ever leaving the building. 

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Students learn practical, professional skills in Culinary Pathway

Students at Burnsville High School have access to a wide array of career pathways that they can explore, but only one results in projects that they can eat. Growing from its roots in the Family and Consumer Sciences department program, the BHS Culinary Pathway has expanded to 21 class sections a year, all of which are full of students eager to learn new skills.

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shrey pothini

No single person embodies the culture of community service in District 191 quite like Shrey. Growing up in Savage, Shrey was surrounded by a family who showed him different aspects of the world, teachers who encouraged him, and a community who rallied behind his efforts. It started when he was three years old and his mother Seema took him to a local teen homeless shelter where she served on the board. 

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Pathways Accomplishments