I Love Burnsville Essay Contest

Essay Contest Group Photo

2019 Essay Contest Winners

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Third-grade students from throughout Burnsville were invited to complete the statement "I Love Burnsville because….." for the "I Love Burnsville Week" Essay Contest. The Burnsville City Council, along with contest sponsor Firefly Credit Union, present the winners at the June 4, 2019 City Council meeting.

Essay winners were awarded $50 from Firefly Credit Union and their school received an additional $50 donation to be used in the child's name for a useful purpose. Honorable Mentions received $25.

Alan Engdahl, Neill 
Teacher: Annie Engdahl
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Essay Contest Winner Alan, With Mayor and Firefly Credit Union
Gabriella Frye, Vista View 
Teacher: Jennifer Hautman
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Essay Contest Winner Gabriella, With Mayor and Firefly Credit Union
Jeffrey Noah, Gideon Pond 
Teacher: Jessica Rau
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Essay Contest Winner Jeffrey, With Mayor and Firefly Credit Union
Liam Sowers, Gideon Pond 
Teachers: Hannah Scholten/Andrea Traetow
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Essay Contest Winner Liam, With Mayor and Firefly Credit Union

Honorable Mention

Zach Isenberger, Sioux Trail 
Teacher: Sonia Boche
Charlotte Kieffer, Gideon Pond
Teachers: Hannah Scholten/Andrea Traetow
Hamdi Mohammed, Vista View
Teacher: Ashly Mickelson