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2014-2015 News

  • Falcons Open Season on New Field, Defeated in Overtime

    The Falcons football team played a season opener Aug. 29 at Falcon High School in District 49. During their opening game on a new field, the Falcons lost in overtime, 28-34, to the Eagles of Pine Creek High School in Academy School District 20.

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  •  Kelly Warren and Mike Miller take the ALS ice bucket challenge with the help of Falcon Fire.

    ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Honors Family

    Principal Kelly Warren and assistant principal Mike Miller were challenged to the ALS ice bucket challenge by staff. The challenge honored the Mullinex family who lost husband and father, Jason Mullinex, to ALS in July of 2012.

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  • Dream To Dance Made Possible at FVA

    "FVA gives you a chance to follow your dreams like I am and still do school, it's exciting," Maria Danieli, 15 year old Falcon Virtual Academy Freshman said about being recently selected to the Colorado Ballet Pre-professional program. "I'm nervous to leave my home and friends."

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  • Hornberger Honored by District 49 BOE During 'Fantastic 49'

    Jeanne Hornberger, kitchen manager at Sand Creek High School, explains to Board of Education directors how she earned a Louise Sublette Award of Excellence in School Nutrition, considered the highest honor a school nutrition manager can earn, Aug. 14 ahead of a meeting in District 49.

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  • Matia Honored by District 49 BOE During 'Fantastic 49'

    Todd Matia, Project Lead the Way instructor at Sand Creek High School, explains to Board of Education directors how he earned a DiscoverE award Aug. 14 ahead of a meeting in District 49.

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District Updates

  • District 49 to Request $107 Million for Facilities, Programs

    The District 49 Board of Education approved Aug. 18 ballot language for the El Paso County Clerk and Recorder's Office.

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  • District 49 BOE to Vote on Ballot Language, Removes Charter High School

    The District 49 Board of Education will hold a special meeting Aug. 18 to finalize ballot language for a school finance plan.

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BOE Updates

  • The Board of Education held a special meeting immediately following the work session on Wednesday, August 27th.  The agenda and audio file are available for download.
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  • The Board of Education held a work session on Wednesday, August 27th at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Room at the Education Service Center.  The 2nd REVISED agenda and packet and audio files are available for download.
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School District 49

District 49's mission 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 student. We build curriculum with the mission to not only graduate all students, but to fully prepare each learner for success in college and careers after their time in the district is done.