Education

News and information about schools in the Fountain Valley.

VETERANS DAY OBSERVANCE AT WATSON JUNIOR HIGH WILL BE ON FRIDAY

Watson Junior High School students and staff invite all are veterans and community members to share in a program of patriotic music in observance of Veterans Day, beginning at 7:30 a.m. Friday, November 8, in the large gym. The program will feature WJH students in 8th grade band, 8th grade Orchestra, 6th, 7th, and 8th…

Widefield District 3 is on Facebook

Widefield School District 3 is now on Facebook and Twitter.  For all the latest news and updates you can follow Widefield District 3 at the following Facebook and Twitter links: “Follow” us – www.twitter.com/WidefieldD3 “Like” us – www.facebook.com/WidefieldSchoolDistrict3 Have a great day!

Marissa Rudd name Ms. CSU

Marissa Rudd, 2012 Mesa Ridge Graduate attends Colorado State University – Fort Collins and was named Ms. CSU on October 6, 2013. Marissa is a sophomore studying vocal performance. Marissa was also named Ms. Congeniality.  Congratulations Marissa!

Widefield District 3 Community Parade Is On

The annual Widefield School District 3 Community Day will take place Saturday, Oct. 5.        The Community Parade kicks off the day’s events starting at 10:30 a.m. The parade will start, as always, in the Big R parking lot, 165 Fontaine Boulevard. This year’s parade theme is “Positive Impact.” It’s inspired by positive…

New IPADS for Martin Luther King Elementary Students

Students from King Elementary in Widefield School District 3 will receive new iPads this week from the Neumann Education Foundation and Challenger Homes. This donation is a huge help to our district in improving and boosting education in the classroom. On Tuesday, September 17th Representatives from Challenger Homes and the Neumann Education Foundation will formally…

Magic Monarch Time

The Fountain Creek Nature Center will have a presentation on Monarch Butterflies on August 31 from 10:00 – 11:30 am.  The Monarch butterflies pass through the park during their annual migration to Mexico.  Learn about the Monarch butterfly, followed by a craft and a hike to catch, tag and release monarchs for research. Date:  August 31,…

First Day of School at Widefield School District 3

The first Day of School at Widefield School District 3 starts on August 15, 2013 for all schools.   Fountain-Fort Schools District started school on August 8th. Please be careful when driving as the new school year begins.  Remember to slow down in school zones and near schools.  Widefield School District 3 2013 – 2014 School…

Sproul Students Jake Morehead Recognized as Student of Excellence in Science

The United States Achievement Academy announced today that Shawn Jake Morehead from Colorado Springs, Colorado has been recognized by the United State Achievement Academy as a student of excellence in Science.  The Academy has recognized fewer than 10% of all American students for this award.  Shawn Morehead, who attends Sproul Junior High wan nominated for…

Fountain Ft Carson High School Reunion

The Fountain-Fort Carson High School Class of 1983 will be holding a Class Reunion on Friday August 2, 2013 at Subterranean Night Club.  Subterranean Night Club is located at 128 1/2 E. Kiowa in Colorado Springs. There will also be an FFCHS All Year Reunion on August 3, 2013 at the VFW in Fountain, CO.…

Teacher Appreciation Day at Chipotle

Teachers can bring in their school faculty ID to any Chipotle in the United State on Teacher Appreciation Day, Tuesday, May 7, 2013 from 4pm to close.  Get buy one get one free Burritos, Bowls, Salads or orders of Tacos. Read more…