CLASSICALLY, CULTURALLY, GLOBALLY LITERATE
"We've even got a gym and a science lab," said Jess McAllister, Falcon Homeschool Program principal, as she addressed students for the first time at Falcon Legacy Campus.
“We’re learning new ways that we can engage students in the classroom with updated activities that use technology to get students excited about learning,” said Patty Gioscia, Skyview Middle School assistant principal, at the Colorado Springs GAFE Summit July 20.
"We're excited to be able to be in this community and part of the growth," said Deann Barnett, Banning Lewis Ranch Academy Board president. "We're excited to be able to offer a charter high school option in District 49." The privately financed $17.5 million dollar, 80,000 square-foot building will serve 1,050 students in grades 6-12.
"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."
Choir students from nine elementary schools performed at the District 49 Music Festival on May 3.
Eighth-grader Avery Boyd,14, sixth-grader Cyrus Hernandez, 11, and seventh-grader Brandin Williams, 13, perform in “The Pirates of Penzance” April 24 at Imagine Classical Academy Indigo Ranch.
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.
ICA will be operating on the following hours:
July 11th - July 22nd: Mon - Thur, 9am - 1pm
July 25th - July 28th: 8am - 4pm
July 29th: Back to School Night details will follow
The District 49 Dispatch is a community newspaper published quarterly by the District 49 communications department through a partnership with the Colorado Springs Military Newspaper Group.