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Each classroom creates a themed basket of donated items for the silent auction. "We've raised nearly three thousand dollars tonight," said Meridian Ranch Elementary School Parent Teacher Association treasurer Jo Behrens, "but when the kids scream for how much each basket gets, that's what it's all about."
"They shop for their brothers and sisters," said RJ Berry, bus driver, "not even knowing they have anything waiting for them."
Fourth-grader Gabriella Eberhart, 10, gathers with peers to frame an argument for why dogs are better animals than cats while learning about elections Nov. 8 at Meridian Ranch Elementary School in District 49.
"We enjoy the opportunity to see the artwork from our students across the district," said Gene Hammond, District 49 transportation director. "To see the importance of safety on our buses through the eyes of those we serve reminds us of the important job we do each day."
Choir students from nine elementary schools performed at the District 49 Music Festival on May 3.
"I feel like he's a human calculator because he knows all the answers," said Karsyn McCune, MRES fifth-grader about retired former teacher and volunteer Douglas Downey.
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3:00 PM - 7:00 PM District 49 Night with the Nuggets
8:45 AM - 10:00 AM 3rd-5th Math State Assessments
1:50 PM - 3:10 PM 3rd-5th Math State Assessments
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM District Battle of the Books District meeting
Whiteout and blizzard conditions caused the closure of several roads in the Pikes Peak region March 24. U.S. Highway 24 was closed in both directions from Constitution Avenue in Colorado Springs to Interstate 70 in Limon for several hours during the morning commute.
Four community meetings were held in early March to discuss the most efficient use of the new school to be built in Falcon Zone. Watch the meeting held at Falcon Middle School.