2016-2017 News

  • FHS and SCHS Junior ROTC Cadets Honor Memory of District 49 Graduate

    Flanked by JROTC cadets from Falcon High School and Sand Creek High School, Falcon High School cadet Sylvia Conquest, 18, addresses the audience at the 10th annual “Dane Balcon Drill Competition,” Feb 11 at Falcon High School.

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  •  Coaches, Families Celebrate 6 Athletic Scholarships

    Coaches, Families Celebrate 6 Athletic Scholarships

    Twelfth-grader Alex Polignano, 17, signs a letter of intent Feb. 1 during National Signing Day activities at Falcon High School in District 49. Alex will soon play soccer for Fort Hays State University in Hays, Kan. She’s interested in studying education, and becoming an elementary school teacher. “

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  •  Santa arrives at the District 49 Education Success Center during Santa's Toy Express.

    News 5: Fifteen Years of Santa's Toy Express in District 49

    "They shop for their brothers and sisters," said RJ Berry, bus driver, "not even knowing they have anything waiting for them."

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  • District 49 students participate in the college and career fair.

    District 49 High School Students Attend College and Career Fair

    District 49 high school students attended the second annual College and Career Fair on Nov. 16 in Colorado Springs.

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  •  Falcons Honor Service, Raise Funds for Disabled Veterans

    Falcons Honor Service, Raise Funds for Disabled Veterans

    Falcons rush onto the field for a military appreciation game Oct. 21 at Falcon High School. Prior to crushing the Panthers of Woodland Park High School in Woodland Park School District Re-2, 32-8, the team celebrated its raising $4,700 for Freedom Service Dogs of America.

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2015-2016 News

  •  Anthony Wentz

    Class of 2016: FHS Hits Military Appointment Record, Honors Alumnus

    About 300 Falcon High School graduates received diplomas May 28 during a commencement ceremony at The Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs.

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  •  Leatha Hansz closes the door to her bus after conducting a safety check at the District 49 bus lot.

    "Buses Bring People Together"

    "While safety is the number one thing," said Leatha Hansz, District 49 bus driver, "it's the relationships that I have with the kids that are special."

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  • Student Achievement Honored During “Fantastic 49”

    Students from Sand Creek High School, Skyview Middle School and Falcon High School were honored during “Fantastic 49” achievements ahead of a monthly board meeting May 12 in District 49.

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  • FHS Student Athletes Sign Letters of Intent

    Twelfth-graders Caleb Sheets, 18, and Danny Watts, 17, celebrate after signing letters of intent May 3 at Falcon High School.

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  •  High school and middle school students licorice race at the Middle School Leadership Conference.

    High School Students Help Middle Schoolers Learn To Lead

    "A leader doesn't have to be perfect," said Sophia Mayhugh, seventh grade at Springs Studio for Academic Excellence when asked what she learned at the annual District 49 Middle School Leadership Conference at Sand Creek High School April 15. "A leader makes mistakes, but always tries to do the next right thing."

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FHS Updates

  • AP Exam Registration now open: Students interested in participating in 2017 AP Exams may register with the FHS Finance Office beginning 7:30 am, February 1, 2017 and will continue until 3:00 pm, March 1, 2017, (late request will not be accepted or processed). In order to register, students must identify the exam they are interested in taking and pay the exam fee of $92.00.  Requests for exams cannot be processed until payment has been received. Please reference the 2017 AP Exam Schedule regarding specific dates and times for individual exams. Please direct any questions through the finance FHS department.

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  • Coach Wilson notification letter Congratulations Coach Wilson - Falcon High School's Mary Ann Wilson has been honored by the National Federation of State High School Associations as the 2016 Colorado Coed Spirit Coach of the Year. Congratulations coach and thank you for everything you do for the students and staff at Falcon High School.

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  • The Lady Falcons celebrate their first District 49 Gold Ball since 1998 after beating Sand Creek High School 56-46 Feb. 10. Girls' Basketball Earns District 49 Gold Ball - The Lady Falcons beat the Sand Creek Scorpions 56-46 at Sand Creek High School Feb. 10 to earn their first District 49 gold ball since 1998. The Lady Falcons were led by seniors Jade Adams, who scored 18 points, and Hanna Diaz, who dropped 17.

    The District 49 championship trophy is earned by the District 49 team with the best in-district record. With the victory against the Lady Scorpions, Falcon ended the season with an undeafeted record (4-0) in District 49 play.

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Upcoming Events

District Updates

  • Preschool Roundup Feb. 24

    The 2017 Preschool Roundup & Screening takes place Friday, Feb. 24 from 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. It will be held at the Creekside Success Center, located at 3850 Pony Tracks Drive in Colorado Springs.

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  • Tips to Reduce Spread of Illness

    District 49 school nurses report an increase in illness in our community and throughout District 49.

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Falcon High School

The Falcon High School community is dedicated to educating our students in a safe and supportive learning environment and to developing responsible 21st century citizens through innovative educational programs.

School District 49

Financial Transparency District 49 prepares students, in a safe and caring environment, to be successful, competent and productive citizens in a global society. Our teachers, administrators and staff members are committed to the creation of educational environments where all children can maximize their individual learning potential. Further, we are committed to meeting students' needs in all domains: academic, social and physical. An emphasis in all activities will be toward empowering students to take an active role in their own learning.