Colorado Springs Dist. 11
Emergency Messages as of 3:25 am, Sat. Dec. 14
No information currently posted. Operating as usual.
News Releases
Media Alert: Kindergarten Kindness Abounds at Penrose Elementary - 12/12/19

Kindergarten students at Penrose Elementary School, 4285 S. Nonchalant Circle, have been busy collecting water and socks for the Springs Rescue Mission and toys, hats, and mittens to donate to One Nation Walking Together.

The kindergartners will walk to Village Seven Presbyterian Church on Friday, December 13, to donate the water and socks. On Tuesday, December 17, between 10 and 10:30 a.m., One Nation Walking Together personnel will bring a truck to Penrose, at which time the kindergartners will load the truck with the donations. The media is invited to attend this event.

Media Alert: Assembly at Doherty to Open Newly Remodeled Gym - 12/12/19

On Friday, 12/13, 10:10 a.m., Doherty High School, 4515 Barnes Road, will hold an assembly to officially open the newly remodeled gym. The media is invited to attend this event. Upon entering the building, please check in with the office, and you will be escorted to the gym.

School District 11 Board of Education Meeting - 12/10/19

The Colorado Springs School District 11 Board of Education will hold a board meeting on Wednesday, December 11, 6:30 p.m. The consent/action items on this agenda include:

  • District-Wide Closure Due to Inclement Weather
  • Resolution 2020-14: Mill Levy Rates Component Certification
  • Resolution 2020-13: Additional Designation of Fund Balance

To view the agenda, go to the Board of Education webpage, hover over meetings, and select BoardDocs Public Site. The December 11 agenda is featured.

Media Alert: Howbert Elementary Celebrates 60th Birthday - 11/20/19

On Thursday, November 21, 4-6:30 p.m., Howbert Elementary School, 1023 North 31st Street, will celebrate “60 Years of Howbert” with a community celebration. At the celebration, there will be memorabilia, refreshments, entertainment, and more. The media is invited to attend this event.