LIFE LONG QUEST FOR KNOWLEDGE
The work of a teacher is full of passion and commitment. It requires initiative from process improvement to individualized attention. We celebrate our educators for the important role they have. We salute them for the valuable service they provide to students and the community.
Wendi Sidney, learning services administrative assistant, is honored during "Fantastic 49" recognition March 9, ahead of a Board of Education meeting in District 49. “I’m honored to be a part of this team and come to work every day,” said Sidney. “It’s very fulfilling to help our students and families.”
Flanked by JROTC cadets from Falcon High School and Sand Creek High School, Falcon High School cadet Sylvia Conquest, 18, addresses the audience at the 10th annual “Dane Balcon Drill Competition,” Feb 11 at Falcon High School.
Twelfth-grader Alex Polignano, 17, signs a letter of intent Feb. 1 during National Signing Day activities at Falcon High School in District 49. Alex will soon play soccer for Fort Hays State University in Hays, Kan. She’s interested in studying education, and becoming an elementary school teacher. “
About 300 Falcon High School graduates received diplomas May 28 during a commencement ceremony at The Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs.
"A leader doesn't have to be perfect," said Sophia Mayhugh, seventh grade at Springs Studio for Academic Excellence when asked what she learned at the annual District 49 Middle School Leadership Conference at Sand Creek High School April 15. "A leader makes mistakes, but always tries to do the next right thing."
Jazz and Canines Fill the Halls at FHS
The comfort dogs that came with our crisis team a few weeks ago came by for a happy visit today during lunches. Our jazz band played some incredible music and we all got to share some joy with our students before final exams. Students had the opportunity to relax and enjoy the animals in a non stressful situation while listenng to some wonderful music. Thank you to the HOPE Animal Assisted Crisis Response team for sharing their wonderful dogs with us and to Mr. Divine and our amazing jazz band for brining joy to our halls.
Falcon High School Wellness Committee enjoyed working with Principal Mrs. DeGeorge to have a hydration station installed in the academic wing of Falcon High School. An unofficial survey showed that the majority of staff and students wanted a hydration station there in the wing. Thank you for all involved procuring and installing our station. We also have kept up the twice a week work out with Mr. Morris, all students and staff are welcome.
7:30 AM - 2:40 PM Final Exams - Periods 1, 2, 3
7:30 AM - 2:40 PM Final Exams - Periods 4, 5, 6
7:30 AM - 11:50 AM Final Exams - Periods 7, 8
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Graduation Rehearsal (Mandatory)
5:00 PM Graduation (Sr.'s report at 4pm)
The Colorado Springs Police Department, the Fountain Police Department, and the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office are pleased to announce the 3rd Annual Pikes Peak Regional Law Enforcement Teen Academy. The Pikes Peak Regional Law Enforcement Teen Academy provides young adults with a unique opportunity to learn about the operations of regional law enforcement agencies in El Paso County.
Starting May 1, student accounts must be funded to purchase meals. No students will be allowed to charge additional debt to their meal account. While District 49 often affords flexibility for young children in its elementary schools, each school year must end with all accounts current.