School District 11 Board of Education MeetingColorado Springs Dist. 11 - 09/23/14
The Colorado Springs School District 11 Board of Education will have a board meeting on Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 6:30 p.m. The consent/action items on this agenda include:
* Contract Awards: Lease - Lincoln Property
* Resolution 2015-5: State Mandated Testing
* Resolution 2015-6: Superintendent's Business Plan
* Resolution 2015-7: October - Conflict Resolution Month
To view the agenda, go to the Board of Education webpage, hover over meetings, and select BoardDocs Public Site. The September 24 agenda is featured.
School District 11 Sponsors Orientation to College Admission Process EventColorado Springs Dist. 11 - 09/22/14
On Thursday, September 25, Colorado Springs School District 11 will sponsor an orientation to the college admission process. On this evening, Peter Van Buskirk, author, motivational speaker, former Dean of Admission, and creator of the Best College Fit(TM), will present "Getting from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be." This event will take place at 6:30 p.m. at the Palmer High School Auditorium, 301 North Nevada Avenue. All students and parents are invited to attend.
Schriever, Flight for Life partner for MEDEVAC exerciseSchriever Air Force Base - 09/17/14
respondersAIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Schriever Air Force Base emergency responders and a local life flight crew will conduct a medical evacuation capability exercise from 9:30-11:15 a.m. Sept. 18 and 19 at the base soccer field.
The purpose of this training is for the aircrew to practice landing and launching medical helicopters at Schriever Air Force Base and to familiarize emergency responders with the aircraft and responders' mission and capabilities.
During the annual exercise, Schriever emergency personnel will respond to a simulated medical situation that will require responders to request an immediate medical evacuation from the installation to a local hospital.
"We are grateful for these opportunities to not only strengthen our response efforts but also the relationship with our community partners," said Col. Bill Liquori, 50th Space Wing commander.
Media Alert: Mann Middle School Celebrates 200th Anniversary of the Star Spangled BannerColorado Springs Dist. 11 - 09/10/14
On Friday, September 12, students and staff at Horace Mann Middle School, 1001 E. VanBuren St., will commemorate the 200th Anniversary of the writing of the Star Spangled Banner. The Ft. Carson Mounted Color Guard will present the flag at 9 am, followed by the singing of the National Anthem by the student body. Students will attend presentations about the Flag Folding Ceremony (USAF) and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. In addition, students will hear from a speaker about the flag's history and George Washington (in costume) and two judges will talk about the Constitution. The media is invited to attend this event.
School District 11 Board of Education MeetingColorado Springs Dist. 11 - 09/09/14
The Colorado Springs School District 11 Board of Education will have a board meeting on Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 6:30 p.m. The consent/action items on this agenda include:
* Resolution 2015-4: Hispanic Heritage Month
To view the agenda, go to the Board of Education webpage, hover over meetings, and select BoardDocs Public Site. The September 10 agenda is featured.
Notification Regarding Special Education RecordsColorado Springs Dist. 11 - 09/08/14
If a student requiring special education services graduated or withdrew from Colorado Springs School District 11 five years ago, associated special education records are under evaluation for destruction. If you, as a former student with a disability or the parent of a student with a disability, would like to request access to and/or copies of your records or your child's records prior to destruction, please contact the Colorado Springs School District 11 Records Management Center at 719-520-2307. If we do not hear from you, those special education records may be permanently destroyed, pursuant to the school district's records retention policy.