PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE
“I love that the Sand Creek Zone continues to build on their annual Health and Wellness Expo” said Deurr. “It is a wonderful way to highlight offerings in our district and community by allowing students, parents and staff the opportunity to talk with vendors and experiments the ‘just try it’ classes.
“As a teacher liaison with the Space Foundation, I always look forward to the Space Symposium each year because it renews my passion for teaching students about space exploration” said Julie Devore, Astronoy Teacher at Sand Creek High School. “This year was even more enjoyable because I was able to share the event with my Astronomy students and see them get just as excited as I am about space!”
Students from Sand Creek High School’s ACE program raised money by selling vinyl scorpion stickers to purchase books for Mrs. Bonser’s Kindergarten students at Remington Elementary.
A student and three District 49 staff members were honored May 10 for their achievements in the district prior to the regular monthly Board of Education meeting.
District 49 students and staff members were honored for their achievements in the district prior to the regular monthly Board of Education meeting April 12.
Sandi Esparsen, Falcon Education Foundation secretary, receives a plaque of appreciation from District 49 Board of Education President Nov. 9 after awarding just under $31,000 to educators across District 49 for innovative and unique learning opportunities.
Sand Creek High School students, staff, parents and alumni celebrated homecoming activities Sept. 22. Prior to the football game, alumni and former staff gathered in recently built new learning spaces to reminisce and celebrate the beginning of the school in 1997. Current students and staff members participated in the annual chili cook-off in the parking lot.
Vista Ridge High School twelfth-grader Darian Taylor, 17, talks with A&B Bank representative Becky Moore, at the District 49 and School District 11, College and Career Fair, Sept 14 at Cheyenne Mountain Resort.
Eli Hawkins, 18, a Sand Creek High School twelfth-grader, kicked off his senior year by taking a sledgehammer to the school. As part of an internship with Nunn Construction, the general contractor for a major voter-approved 3B remodel at the school, Eli was part of the team that demolished a number of older style classrooms to create bright, collaborative new learning spaces.
A group of 18 students, several from each district high school, volunteered to serve on the student board of representatives, adding the student voice to the district’s governance process through the community’s elected representatives. The student representatives were chosen by their teachers and peers to help bring a student voice to the district’s governing processes.
Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps Cadets from Sand Creek High School and Vista Ridge High School joined together Sept. 8 to remember the anniversary of 9/11 and honor first responders prior to a football game between the two schools.
Whether in the stands, the marching band, the concession stand, as a cheerleader, or on the field, Sand Creek High School students experience Friday night lights a number of different ways Sept. 8 during a home football game against Vista Ridge High School.
Sand Creek High School is celebrating their 20th anniversary and with the funs from 3B have been able to redesign areas in the high school to improve student's learning environments and increase safety.
Link Crew sponsor Eric Bauer welcomes the Sand Creek Class of 2021, Aug. 1 at Sand Creek High School.
Picture Day is MONDAY, August 20th! Order forms are available in the main office. You MUST get your picture taken for the yearbook even if you are not ordering photos or a yearbook!
Friday August 24th will be an ALL 8 PERIOD DAY with CCP (Advisory).
There is NO SCHOOL Friday, August 31st!
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Boys Soccer @ Mesa Ridge HS
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Boys Tennis vs Fountain Ft Carson
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM Girls Varsity Softball vs Harrison HS @ El Pomar Youth Sports Center
6:30 PM BOE Work Session
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Boys Tennis vs Pueblo Centennial HS
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Boys Varsity Soccer @ Sierra HS
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Girls Varsity Softball vs Sierra HS @ El Pomar Youth Sports Center
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Girls Volleyball @ Sierra HS
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Cross Country @ Norris Penrose Center
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Girls Softball vs Canon City HS
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Boys JV Soccer vs Harrison HS
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Boys Tennis vs Air Academy High School
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Girls Volleyball vs Harrison HS
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Boys Varsity Soccer vs Harrison HS
8:45 AM - 12:00 PM Cross Country Invitational @ Cottonwood Creek Park
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Girls Softball @Woodland Park HS
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM Boys Tennis @ Widefield HS
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Boys Soccer @ Widefield HS
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Girls Volleyball @ Widefield HS
All new and returning bus riders MUST register or re-register at https://district49.payschools.com/ All NEW students to School District 49, MUST stop by the Transportation Department to pick up their bus pass card prior to the first day of school. Transportation office is located at: 10850 E. Woodmen Road, Peyton CO 80831 Hours of operation: 6am-5pm
We thank you for your patience as we transition to the PowerSchool Student Information System. Our staff is working diligently to ensure the new parent portal is a user-friendly, one-stop shop, to meet the needs of our families before the start of the 2018-2019 school year. This transition will inactivate your current portal, hosted by Infinite Campus, as of July 21.