WHERE EAGLES REACH FOR THE STARS
Over 850 middle school students from District 49 attended the district’s second annual “College and Career Fair” on Nov. 15 in Colorado Springs.
Sixth-grader Carla Hagan, 11, and eighth-grader Jaden Barney, 13, participate in a WEB day “straw game” Aug. 1 at Skyview Middle School.
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.
“We learned how to push ourselves to make stuff and learn how to use the resources at hand,” said Isaac Fraire, an eleventh-grader who served as a programmer for the team. Isaac explained that this isn’t like a traditional class, “there isn’t one figure, one person who we could always go to and ask for help.”
"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."
Eighth-graders Summer Brownsberger, 13, and Ryan Foster, 13, study a professional letter template Feb. 26 at Skyview Middle School. Students in Jennifer Newberg’s eighth grade science class have been studying space, researching the 2006 controversy of Pluto losing it’s status as a planet.
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM 6th Girls Basketball vs. Elizabeth @ Skyview
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM 7/8th Girls Basketball @ Elizabeth
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM 7/8th Girls Basketball vs. Carson @ Skyview
3:45 PM - 6:00 PM 6th Girls Basketball @ Carson
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM 6th Girls Basketball @ Falcon
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM 7/8th Girls Basketball vs. Falcon @ Skyview
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM VRHS Freshmen Showcase
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM 6th Girls Basketball vs. Canon City @ Skyview
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM 7/8th Girls Basketball vs. Canon City @ Skyview
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM 7/8th Girls Basketball vs. Woodland Park @ Skyview
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 8th Grade Night - Sand Creek High School
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM Freddy's Night (PTSA Fundraiser)
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM 6th Girls Basketball @ Harrison
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM 7/8th Girls Basketball @ Harrison