PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE
Seventeen D49 teachers received accolades from principals, and recommendations from students and parents to prompt selection as their school’s Teacher of the Year.
“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.
Did you qualify for Renaissance but missed picking up your tshirt? Fill in your info on the clipboard outside of the main office and get yours delivered to you! Wear your Renaissance Tshirt and get your October reward on 10/31! Platium - carving pumpkins (1/2), Platinum/Silver - Halloween movie (3/4), All levels - sweet treat after school!
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Volleyball @ Air Academy HS
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM Soccer @ Lewis Palmer HS
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM Cross Country Regionals @ Monument Valley Park
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Volleyball @ Falcon HS
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Football - V @ Garry Barry Stadium vs Mitchell HS
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM Secrets to Success Career Building Event
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM C Football vs Sierra HS
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Colorado Council of High School/College Relations College Fair
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM C Football vs Harrison HS
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Football V vs Harrison HS
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM AFJROTC Boo Bash
4:00 PM - 7:30 PM Boo to the Flu
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM C Football vs Falcon HS
6:30 PM BOE Meeting
6:30 PM BOE Meeting
District 49 is in the process of revising school boundaries in advance of a new school that integrates the visual and performing arts with traditional academic standards. We invite you to review some important information and take the survey on the discussion of boundaries.
District 49 is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for our children and staff. We completed multiple projects this summer; where we hired a licensed asbestos removal contractor to remove some of the asbestos containing material from five of six schools.