LIFE LONG QUEST FOR KNOWLEDGE
Twelfth-grader Jessie Yost, 17, leads a building tour for a group of ninth-graders during orientation activities Aug. 1 at Falcon High School in District 49.
“We’re learning new ways that we can engage students in the classroom with updated activities that use technology to get students excited about learning,” said Patty Gioscia, Skyview Middle School assistant principal, at the Colorado Springs GAFE Summit July 20.
About 300 Falcon High School graduates received diplomas May 28 during a commencement ceremony at The Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs.
"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."
FHS In The News - FHS summer Cyber Boot Camp featured in Colorado Springs Gazette. Students learned the basics of computer networks, online safety and operating system troubleshooting.
FHS In The News - Justin Planck, FHS twelfth grade student, is featured in the Colorado Springs Gazette for attending the Honeywell Leadership Challenge Academy at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, AL. Read the article on the Gazette website.
The District 49 Board of Education approved Aug. 24 ballot language for the El Paso County Clerk and Recorder's Office.
The District 49 Dispatch is a community newspaper published quarterly by the District 49 communications department through a partnership with the Colorado Springs Military Newspaper Group.