Sixth grader Katarina Lucardie had a secret to tell. She turned to her school for help. What happened next would quickly inspire about 1,000 students and their faculty.
Students participate in a Crime Scene Investigation Camp-for-a-Day to solve a “crime” Nov. 6 at Falcon Middle School in Falcon School District 49. Nearly 100 students from sixth and seventh grades participated in the CSI camp, an event focusing on inquiry and project-based learning to develop science, technology, engineering and math skills.
Students honor military service Nov. 11 during Veterans Day in Falcon School DIstrict 49.
Ridgeview Elementary School students pick from a pumpkin patch Oct. 4 at the Venetucci farm in Colorado Springs. About 120 kindergartners from the Falcon School District 49 school visited the landmark farm, where they learned about horses, pigs, beekeeping and compost. Before returning to school, each student selected a pumpkin. Since the late 1920s, the farm has given area children more than one million pumpkins.
Falcon School District 49’s board-approved strategic plan provides unified vision, goals and strategies to prepare students to achieve like never before. The strategic plan is organized around a big rocks metaphor.
Our mission at Falcon School District 49 is to prepare students, in a safe and caring environment, to be successful, competent and productive citizens in a global society. We strive to be a place of opportunity and specialized education for every child. We have built our curriculum with the mission to not only graduate all of our students, but to fully prepare them for success in college and careers after their time in the District is done.