BOE Overview

  • The District 49 Board of Education works to advance excellence in public education through effective leadership by locally elected directors. The Colorado Association of School Boards was established in 1940 to provide a structure through which school board members could unite in their efforts to promote the interests and welfare of Colorado’s 178 school districts. CASB represents and advocates for more than 1,000 school board members and superintendents statewide to groups both within and outside the K–12 education community. CASB provides services, information and training programs to support school board members as they govern their local districts. Membership benefits and solutions are designed to enhance school board effectiveness and help board members increase their knowledge, boost their efficiency and connect with their communities.

BOE Updates

  • D49 Alert - Thursday Oct. 10 Board of Education Meeting Cancelled:

    Due to inclement weather, the D49 Board of Education Regular Meeting and Fantastic 49 Celebration are cancelled. Stay warm and safe!


     

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  • D49 Candidate Information for November 5, 2019 Election

     

    The Board of Education of School District 49 in the County of El Paso, State of Colorado shall conduct its regular biennial school election on November 5, 2019, as provided by state law and participate in the election coordinated by the County Clerk and Recorder of El Paso County.

     

    BALLOT INFORMATION:

     

    El Paso County School District 49

    Director-District 2

    Four Year Term

    (Vote for One)

    ____ Rick Van Wieren

     

    El Paso County School District 49

    Director-District 3

    Four Year Term

    (Vote for One)

    ____ John Graham

    ____ Write-in:

     

    El Paso County School District 49

    Director-District 4

    Four Year Term

    (Vote for One)

        There are no candidates for this office.

     

    Download the posting of the candidates' notice of intent for the November 5, 2019 coordinated election in El Paso Colorado School District 49 here.

     

    For more information, please contact the D49 Designated Election Official, Donna Garza at dgarza@d49.org or 719-495-1128.

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BOE Directors

BOE Open Forum

  • BOE Meeting District 49 Board of Education directors want to hear from their community. Ahead of each meeting's action items, up to 10 members of the public are afforded a three-minute opportunity to address the directors about issues of concern or praise. When appropriate, they'll respond following each presentation. In the interest of productivity for the proceedings, no charges or complaints against individuals are allowed. Defamatory or abusive remarks, including profanity, are not tolerated. The open forum is always considered an important part of each board meeting.