2015-2016 News

  • FHS Falcons Compete in Peach Fuzz, Powder Puff Games

    Juniors complete against seniors for a powder puff football game Oct. 5 during homecoming week at Falcon High School. The seniors defeated the juniors. The FHS falcons take on Sand Creek High School for their homecoming football game Oct. 9.

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  • FHS Health Academy Students Tackle Crisis Exercise

    Falcon High School Health Academy students participate in mock crisis exercise Sept. 25 with local emergency services personnel.

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  • District 49 High School Cross Country Runners Prepare for State Meet

    District 49 high school cross country runners compete Sept. 24 at the Cougar Classic Invitational 5k in Colorado Springs.

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  • Students, Parents Learn About Concurrent Enrollment

    Sophomore Amanda Tircuit, 15, explains her experience taking college courses in high school Sept. 15 during District 49’s concurrent enrollment open house.

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  •  Caleb Baudoin

    FHS Freshmen Unlock High School Future

    Caleb Baudoin, ninth grade student at Falcon High School, opens his locker for the first time of his high school career at orientation. After opening his locker successfully, Baudoin helped a classmate who was having trouble.

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2014-2015 News

  • Take Me Fishing!

    The ninth annual fishing event for students with special needs was held May 7 at Prospect Lake in Memorial Park. Gross and fine motor skills, fish biology and habitat, knot tying and water pollution were featured as part of the curriculum for the event.

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  • FHS Students Honored At Annual Year-End Awards

    Matthew Wentz, FHS class of 2015 salutatorian, was presented with an appointment to the United States Military Academy West Point during the annual ceremony. Wentz was also honored with a Coca-Cola scholarship, recognition from the American Chemical Society and named as outstanding senior student by the FHS business department May 5.

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  • Students Sign Letters of Intent at FHS

    Twelfth-grade student athletes signed letters of intent May 5 at Falcon High School.

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  • JROTC Students Compete, Strengthen Relationships during PT Event

    Twelfth-grader Jeffrey Brosious, 17, performs push-ups during the JROTC Physical Training Competition March 14 hosted by Falcon High School.

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  •  Peter Falldorf, PPCC Anatomy and Physiology Professor, meets with D49 educators.

    49 Pathways: Concurrent Enrollment

    Increasing numbers of District 49 students are taking college courses while in high school. Science teachers from District 49 high schools and Pikes Peak Community College department chairs and science professors met March 13 to discuss how both organizations can best serve this group of students.

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  • Jones Honored by BOE For Presidential Volunteer Service Award

    Eleventh-grader Rileigh Jones, 16, of Falcon High School explains how she earned a Presidential Volunteer Service Award during “Fantastic 49” recognition March 12, ahead of a monthly Board of Education meeting in District 49.

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  • HOSA Students Provide Valentine’s Day Focus on Heart Health

    Meridith Jensen, a dispatcher and trainer for the El Paso Teller County E-911 Authority, explains how to use an automated external defibrillator Feb. 14 during hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation training at Falcon High School in District 49. The CPR training was part of student-led weekend activities, called “Pump It Up Falcon,” which focused on heart health.

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  • Student Athletes Celebrate Achievement During National Signing Day

    Twelfth-grader Wyatt Aaberg, 17, signs a letter of intent Feb. 4 during National Signing Day at Falcon High School.

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  • Technology Student Wins Women’s Aspirations in Computing Award

    Tenth-grader Kiana Harkema, 14, troubleshoots a Wi-Fi connection with a microcontroller board during a computer forensics class Jan. 23 at Falcon High School in District 49.

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  • Middle Schoolers Advance in National Cybersecurity Competition

    Sixth-grader Colin Ralph, 11, and eighth-grader Cole Snyder, 13, compete in the national CyberPatriot VII middle school division semifinals Jan. 18 at Falcon High School in District 49.

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FHS Updates

District Updates

  • Free/Reduced Meal Program Grace Period Expires Sunday, Sept. 13

    The annual 30 day carry-over grace period for families who qualified for free and reduced meals during the 2014-2015 school year ends Sunday, Sept. 13. Any student that doesn't have a current application for the 2015-2016 school year will be removed from the program Sunday night, September 13 and must pay full-price for any meals beginning Monday, Sept. 14.

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  • On the Ballot: LaVere-Wright, Graham

    When the call for nominations to serve on the Board of Education closed Aug. 28, District 49’s designated election official had received completed packets, including at least 50 registered voter signatures, from two candidates.

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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.