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."
Friday morning testing center now open!
This is another optional time for teachers to arrange test taking for makeups due to absences and for retests
Students may arrive between 7:15-8:15 on Friday mornings
Testing center will close and tests will be collected at 8:45.
Student must have arranged to take the test with their teacher by Thursday morning for tests to be available in the testing center Friday morning.
Financial Aid will be held on September 15th at 6:00pm in the auditorium. Branden Williams from UCCS will be hosting the Financial Aid workshop. We will also have local representatives from the Falcon Education Foundation, PTSA, Farmers State Bank and Mountain View Electric to talk about the scholarship opportunities that are available for FHS students.
7:15 AM - 8:45 AM Testing Center Open
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM Homecoming Dance
District 49 and its schools will recognize Sept. 17, 2016 as National Constitution Day.
The District 49 Board of Education approved Aug. 24 ballot language for the El Paso County Clerk and Recorder's Office.