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"The parental support today gives the kids an extra boost to keep going and shows the kids so much love," said Amanda Rhea, a parent of three Remington Elementary School students.
Natalia Roach, 8, a second-grader at Odyssey Elementary School, is honored during “Fantastic 49” recognition Feb. 9, ahead of a Board of Education meeting in District 49. BOE directors honored students from Odyssey Elementary School, Stetson Elementary School, Remington Elementary School, Springs Ranch Elementary School and Falcon Elementary School of Technology.
"They shop for their brothers and sisters," said RJ Berry, bus driver, "not even knowing they have anything waiting for them."
Students salute families during a Veterans Day luncheon Nov. 11 at Remington 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."
The Mustangs shine on News 5 at noon after getting a weather lesson from News 5 meteorologist Jessica Van Meter.
Choir students from nine elementary schools performed at the District 49 Music Festival on May 3.
Fifth-grader Lily Lyons, 11, turns her thumb up with a team from Evans International Elementary School during a regional Battle of the Books competition April 14 at Colorado College in Colorado Springs.
No Dogs on School Property: For the safety of all our students, please do not bring dogs on school property when dropping off or picking up kids. Not only are many young children anxious around animals, but dogs can cause unsanitary conditions especially in the areas in which children enjoy recess. The safety and well-being of our students is top priority and we appreciate your assistance and understanding.
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM District 49 Night with the Nuggets
3:05 PM - 4:00 PM 1st & 2nd Art Club
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM Girls Scouts in Cafeteria
7:00 AM - 7:40 AM Rhythm Rocks Dance Club in Gym
3:05 PM - 4:00 PM 3rd Grade Art Club
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.
“The partnership between a strong school district and an engaged community cannot be overstated,” said LaVere-Wright. “We thank our community for participating in the process and choosing to invest in District 49 as we provide a world-class education for the next generation.”