WE GIVE OUR KIDS THE WORLD
"They shop for their brothers and sisters," said RJ Berry, bus driver, "not even knowing they have anything waiting for them."
"This event that got our fifth grade students interested in national and even international politics," said Bianca Rimbach, fifth grade teacher. "We often hear that our youth is supposedly not interested, but this shows that the right approach can lead students to get curious, interested, and invested in our country's and our world's future."
"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."
Bricyn Ward, apprentice firefighter from the Cimarron Hills Fire Department, stands as Jermaine Frye, firefighter and paramedic, describes personal protective equipment during a visit with preschoolers May 24 at Evans International Elementary School in District 49.
Second-grader Isabelle Bailey, 7, and eighth-grader Xavier Archuleta, 14, build a biosphere during the “Biosphere 3” field trip May 5 at Horizon Middle School. The field trip’s purpose was to present various components of science to the younger students.
Choir students from nine elementary schools performed at the District 49 Music Festival on May 3.
The Walking Classroom - Bryan Mickelson, physical education teacher, secured a grant this year for The Walking Classroom. The Walking Classroom is an award-winning non-profit program that strengthens the physical, mental, and academic health of students while they walk, listen, and learn. Learn more on the leadership updates page.
Boosterthon Update - Thank you for supporting our students in The Wildcat Prowl! The students had a fantastic time running 35 laps to raise money for a new school marquee!
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM District 49 Night with the Nuggets
The Colorado Springs Police Department responded Jan. 23 to the area of Blazing Trail Drive and Pony Tracks Drive, after teenagers reported an abduction attempt.