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2015-2016 News

  • Class of 2016: SCHS Reflects on Successes, New Possibilities

    Roughly 280 Sand Creel High School graduates received diplomas May 28 during a commencement ceremony at The Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs.

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  • Exploring Colorado: Camp Helps Students Develop Language, Friendships

    Emmanuel Lozano Padilla, 13, wraps duct tape around PVC pipes for a shelter concept June 3 outside the Creekside Success Center in District 49. Originally from El Salvador, he previously attended schools in Mexico.

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  • Student Athlete To Play Division 1 Basketball

    Twelfth-grader Jordan Phillips, 18, signs a letter of intent May 18 at Sand Creek High School. Jordan will play Division I basketball at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Fla.

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  • Students Present Passion Projects

    Eleventh-grader Michael Thuis, 17, presents an garage door opener app during the design project expo May 13 at Sand Creek High School.

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  • Student Achievement Honored During “Fantastic 49”

    Students from Sand Creek High School, Skyview Middle School and Falcon High School were honored during “Fantastic 49” achievements ahead of a monthly board meeting May 12 in District 49.

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2014-2015 News

  • BOE Honors Schroeder For Awards, Recognitions, Distinctions

    Twelfth-grader Riley Schroeder, 18, explains his recent awards, recognitions and distinctions during a Board of Education meeting May 14 in District 49. “I just want to live a happy life and help others live a happy life,” said Schroeder, who’s been enrolled in the district since preschool.

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  • Take Me Fishing!

    The ninth annual fishing event for students with special needs was held May 7 at Prospect Lake in Memorial Park. Gross and fine motor skills, fish biology and habitat, knot tying and water pollution were featured as part of the curriculum for the event.

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  • Growing A Better World In Their Own Backyard

    "The students' dream is take what they are learning at the YWAM aquaponics facility to build one for Care and Share to serve southern Colorado," said Todd Matia, SCHS engineering instructor.

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  • Students With Special Needs Sharpen Warrior Skills

    Eleventh-grader Phillip Held, 17, navigates an obstacle course April 21 at Sand Creek High School in District 49. Two teams of students with special needs, ranging from developmental to intellectual disabilities, had rushed into the school’s field house, where they discovered an adapted obstacle course based on the popular NBC television program “American Ninja Warrior.”

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  • Student Athletes Sign Letters of Intent

    Twelfth-grade athletes sign letters of intent April 16 at Sand Creek High School.

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  • SCHS Girls Basketball Honored by District 49 BOE

    Payden Ackerman, Sand Creek High School girls basketball coach, and 12th-grader Taylore Thomas, 18, point guard and shooting guard, explains the team’s recent state placement during “Fantastic 49” recognition April 9, ahead of a monthly Board of Education meeting in District 49.

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  • 3 SCHS Students Honored for Daniels Scholarship Win

    Todd Matia, Sand Creek High School Project Lead the Way instructor, recognizes three Daniels Scholarship Program winners during “Fantastic 49” recognition April 9, ahead of a monthly Board of Education meeting in District 49.

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  • Congratulations: SCHS Girls' Basketball 4A State Runner-Up

    Coach Haist's athletic and attacking team finish with a 23-4 record. Liah Davis scored 14 points.

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  • 49 Pathways: Concurrent Enrollment

    Increasing numbers of District 49 students are taking college courses while in high school. Science teachers from District 49 high schools and Pikes Peak Community College department chairs and science professors met March 13 to discuss how both organizations can best serve this group of students.

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  • Scorp Tank: Business Leaders Shape Student Ideas

    Local business leaders were on hand at Sand Creek High School to hear students pitch business ideas. Students could ask for up to a $100 investment from the judges as part of the program, a play off of the popular TV show 'Shark Tank'.

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2013-2014 News

  • School Focuses on Community Service

    Bradlee White, a firefighter and EMT for the Colorado Springs Fire Department, discusses public safety occupations during a community service career day April 23 at Sand Creek High School in Falcon School District 49.

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  • Mayor Honors Student Engineers, Colorado's First Lemelson-MIT InvenTeam

    "There are so many great things happening in Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region, and this is an example of that," said Colorado Springs Mayor Steve Bach, congratulating engineering students.

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