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Local Businesses Support School District Eight's Thanksgiving Holiday Drive for Food Pantry

Local businesses showed a ton of support for the FFC8 Food Pantry, just in time for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Chick-fil-A Fountain held a canned food drive at their site on Tuesday, Nov. 14, and... Full story

 

District Eight School Board October Meeting Recognitions

Recognitions from the Fountain-Fort Carson School District Eight's Board of Education meeting on October 25 and related photos can be found at the following link: http://www.epcan.... Full story

 

Veterans Day Program Held at Watson Junior High

On Nov. 9, a Veterans Day assembly was held at Watson Junior High in Widefield. The program featured patriotic music performed by students in band, orchestra, and choir. Also, colors were presented... Full story

 

Mesa Elementary Has Veterans Day Celebration

A Veterans Day celebration was held Nov. 9 at Mesa Elementary to recognize veterans for their service to their country. Students in each grade level sang a patriotic song. Members of student council... Full story

 

Fountain Middle School Students Show Their Support for Veterans

Prior to Veterans Day, Fountain Middle School students stood outside the school waving flags, displaying supportive posters, and wishing all veterans good cheer. They worked with the community to... Full story

 

Veterans Day Program at Janitell Junior High

On Nov. 9, a Veterans Day assembly took place at Janitell Junior High in Widefield School District 3. The program featured patriotic music performed by students in band, orchestra and choir. Also,... Full story

 

Mesa Ridge Student Named Commended Student in 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program

Amanda Harman, a junior at Mesa Ridge High School, has been named a Commended Student in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit... Full story

 

District 3 Students Clean Up Community

For full story and additional photos click the following link: http://www.epcan.com/home/customer_files/pdfs/alternate/d3_news_10-25-17.pdf Neighborhoods in Widefield are a little cleaner this week... Full story

 

More than 200 Attend Grand Opening of MiLL

More than 200 people attended the recently grand opening celebration of the Manufacturing Industry Learning Lab (MiLL.) For additional photos click the following link: http://www.e... Full story

 

District Eight School Board August Honors

Pictured at the following link are the recognitions that took place at the Fountain-Fort Carson School District Eight's August Board of Education meeting: http://www.epcan.com/home/customer_files/pdfs/alternate/d8_news_10-25-17_re... Full story

 

Mountainside Student Leads Pledge at School Board's September Meeting

At the Fountain-Fort Carson School District Eight Board of Education meeting in September, Jacqueline Gantivar, a fifth grade student at Mountainside Elementary School, led the Pledge of... Full story

 

District 3 Community Day Featured Parade, Fall Festival, Football

The annual District 3 Community Day celebration was held recently in Security. This year’s theme was “Best Kept Secret, No More.” Highlights from the parade which kicked off the celebration and Fall Festival and the annual Mesa Ridge-Widefield... Full story

 

A Closer Look at Widefield School District 3's Ballot Issues

Widefield School District 3 2017 Bond & Mill Levy Proposal Facts 3A & 3B - The Facts There will be two proposals on the 2017 Coordinated Election ballot from Widefield School District 3. Both ballot questions were carefully constructed after several... Full story

 

School District Eight School Board Candidate Profiles

Michelle A. Hopkins Age: 42 Present/Past Employment: Health Promotion Officer & Ready and Resilient Director, Fort Carson & 4ID (2009-Present); Past work experience: Army Community Service- Fo... Full story

 

School District Eight School Board Candidate Profiles cont.

Loretta (Lori) Kimball (Incumbent) Age: 59 Present/Past Employment: Present-2013-2017 D8 Board member; 2012 Retired from teaching in D8 Past-3 years (1984-1987) Para educator in Elementary Special... Full story

 

School District Eight School Board Candidate Profiles continued

Rose A. Terrell Age: 65 Present/Past Employment: Special Education Teacher locally and internationally - 35 years; 27 years in Fountain-Fort Carson SD 8 (Carson Middle School) Education: BS... Full story

 

Mesa Ridge Wins First-Ever Friendship Cup Scholastic Marching Band Competition Held at FFCHS

The first-ever Friendship Cup Scholastic Marching Band Competition was held recently at Fountain-Fort Carson High School. Ten Front Range schools competed with seven advancing to the finals. The show...  PDF

 

Widefield Teacher Wins $1,000

A surprise swooped into Frances Kettren's kindergarten class at Widefield Elementary on a recent Wednesday. The United States Air Force Academy's mascot, The Bird, and Sara Muirhead with the Air... Full story

 

WHS Cabinet Members Volunteer at the Race for the Cure

Members of the Widefield High School Student Cabinet volunteered to help at the 23rd annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure held recently at the Garden of the Gods Park. They arrived at the park at...

 

First-Ever Friendship Cup Scholastic Marching Band Competition Saturday at FFCHS

The first-ever Friendship Cup Scholastic Marching Band Competition kicks-off at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Fountain-Fort Carson High School. The show is sponsored by Ascend Performing Arts and the Fountain-Fort Carson High School Band Boosters. Bands are... Full story

 

Widefield School District 3 Hosts Back-to-School Pep Rally for Staff

Widefield School District held its annual convocation for staff on Friday, Aug. 11.  The back-to-school pep rally is meant to set the tone for the school year and pep our staff up for the upcoming...

 

When it comes to safety in Widefield School District 3, we have many layers to protect our community.

One of those layers is our Safety & Security Team. You've likely seen them driving around our neighborhoods in white SUVs with the district logo on the side. The team consists of director John Mor... Full story

 

Keeping Our Community Safe: Widefield School District 3 Safety & Security Team Includes School Resource Officers

We are pleased to profile our three School Resource Officers serving Widefield School District 3. We provided three questions to them to answer, which are shared with you below. Deputy Amanda Torres...

 

One Team. One Goal.

As the best-kept secret in Colorado Springs, Widefield prides itself with coming together as one team. Our team consists of community members, parents, students, and staff. We rally together in times...

 

Two Seats Open on District 8 School Board

Fountain-Fort Carson School District Eight will have two seats open for Board Director – 4-year terms. Incumbent Board Vice President Lori Kimball’s position will be open and the incumbent can seek re-election; while Board President Suzanne... Full story

 

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