STRIVING TO EMBRACE LEARNING
"They get to see us in a different light," said Springs Ranch Elementary School third grade teacher Brian Hepperle. "We get to tie in the fun with the academics and it's a good way to freshen up what's important."
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.
Fifth-graders Madison Nahrgang,10. and Mackenzie Bogard, 10, build a robot Dec. 7 during a robotics club meeting at Springs Ranch Elementary School. Eighteen fifth-graders are members of the popular club, which culminates in the production of an actual robot.
"They shop for their brothers and sisters," said RJ Berry, bus driver, "not even knowing they have anything waiting for them."
"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.
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.
New Dismissal Procedures: Please read the dismissal procedure update on the leadership updates page. As time goes on, the routines and procedures will become second nature. Remember to keep the middle, front walkway clear and stand behind the grade level signs. This will help us be able to connect you with your children in a safe manner.
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM District 49 Night with the Nuggets
7:45 AM - 8:15 AM Mom's and Minions
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM PTO Meeting
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Skate City
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.