THE BEST DISTRICT TO LEARN, WORK, LEAD
Kindergartner Izabella Lane, 6, cuts out an outline of her hand March 14 at Woodmen Hills Elementary School in District 49. The leprechaun project, ahead of St. Patrick’s Day, called for cooperation to achieve a goal, rather than copy a template.
"They shop for their brothers and sisters," said RJ Berry, bus driver, "not even knowing they have anything waiting for them."
Fourth grade students perform in a Veterans Day concert Nov. 11 at Woodmen Hills Elementary School in District 49. Over 150 fourth-graders performed, singing songs like “Spirit of America” and “Thank You to Our Soldiers” to veterans in attendance.
"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.
After three days of closures following an historic winter storm in north easter El Paso County, students returned to class Feb. 4 in District 49.
School of Choice Applications: Our community continues to grow. Due to current choice enrollment numbers and our commitment to serve students within WHES boundaries, we are not able to accept school of choice applications for the 2017 - 2018 school year.
FHS Graduation Guidelines Summit: If you missed the FHS graduation guidelines summit on Sept. 21, we've created a page with the presentations from the summit, Q&A from the conversations that night, and an opportunity for you to provide your feedback. Please visit D49.org/FHSsummit to collaboarate. We need to hear from you as we implement new Colorado graduation guidelines to ensure we launch our students to success after high school.
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM District 49 Night with the Nuggets
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.
Woodmen Hills Elementary, a neighborhood school, educates and empowers the whole child to thrive through quality instruction, meaningful relationships and high expectations. Students are inspired to collaborate and use their unique traits to positively impact our community.