District Updates

  • School Meal Accounts Must Have Funds in May

    Starting May 1, student accounts must be funded to purchase meals. No students will be allowed to charge additional debt to their meal account. While District 49 often affords flexibility for young children in its elementary schools, each school year must end with all accounts current.

    Comments (0)
  • D49 Incorporating Emergency Alert System

    Dear D49 Families, We are pleased to tell you about an important step forward to fulfill our year-long strategic objective to enhance safety and security at our schools. On Monday, April 1, Sand Creek High School will begin a pilot program of the Blue Point Alert System.

    Comments (0)

BOE Updates

  • Board Candidate Informational Workshop

    Wednesday, July 31, 2019 | 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

    Board Room – Education Service Center


    Three Board of Education seats currently held by Josh Fry, John Graham and Marie La Vere-Wright will be on the coordinated election ballot on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.  At this election, three directors will be elected from Director Districts 2, 3 and 4 for a term of office of four years.


    The District 49 Board of Education and administrative staff will host an informational workshop for potential board member candidates.  The meeting will take place on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. in the board room located at the Education Service Center, 10850 East Woodmen Road in Peyton.


    Attendees will learn about the role of school boards and receive a brief tutorial on the local board election process.  The chief officer team will provide specific district overviews followed by a question and answer period. 


    Please contact the designated election official for District 49 Donna Garza at 719-495-1128 or to register for this event or request additional information. 

    Comments (-1)
  • The Board of Education held a regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 11, 2019 in the board room at the Education Service Center, 10850 E. Woodmen Road, Peyton.

    The REVISED agenda and packet are available for download.

    The audio files are available for download.

    Comments (-1)

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.