WE ARE CREW, NOT PASSENGERS
"A New York teacher started Donor's Choice in 2000," said Seibert, elementary music teacher at the District 49 charter school. "Teachers register their projects and private donors fund them. We are just so thankful."
"This is a long-standing tradition of us presenting an awared to your school," said Shannon Brice, Care and Share chief development officer, as she presented the award. "Because of you collecting more than 15,000 pounds of food, so many families are going to have healthy meals and happy holidays."
Rocky Mountain Classical Academy students starred in the Missoula Children’s Theatre production of Rapunzel Dec. 10. The renowned touring theatre team spent a week with students preparing for the play, providing costumes, props, makeup and other materials.
John Vennard hosts cybersecurity-related exercises Dec. 14 at Pikes Peak Early College in District 49. Vennard was set to graduate in two days from the 20-week accelerated cybersecurity program at SecureSet Academy.
"We enjoy the opportunity to see the artwork from our students across the district," said Gene Hammond, District 49 transportation director. "To see the importance of safety on our buses through the eyes of those we serve reminds us of the important job we do each day."
Fifth-grader Lily Lyons, 11, turns her thumb up with a team from Evans International Elementary School during a regional Battle of the Books competition April 14 at Colorado College in Colorado Springs.
After three days of closures following an historic winter storm in north easter El Paso County, students returned to class Feb. 4 in District 49.
Fifth-grader Ian Stratil, 10, explains the life and legacy of Patrick Henry during gallery night presentations Dec. 17 at Pikes Peak School of Expeditionary Learning in District 49. Fifth-graders were demonstrating their content mastery and presentation skills, as developed during their “The Story of U.S.” expedition.