The Mesa Ridge High School Jazz Ensemble received #1 ratings from all judges at the Mile High Jazz Competition. The high school competed against 54 bands around the state. The MRHS Jazz Ensemble also received commendations for Outstanding Trombone Section, Sax Section, and Trumpet played by Dustin Seagren.
Katelynn Winters is the first preschooler to read 1000 Books Before Kindergarten for the 2014-2015 school year. She received an award, a new book, and a book bag for completing the reading challenge. WSD3 strongly encourages parents to read to their child as early as possible. Way to go Katelynn!
5th Annual District Talent Show is April 3. Audition dates: Watson Jr. High-March 18, 3-4:30pm, Sproul Jr. High-March 19, 3-4:30pm, Widefield High-March 11, 3-5pm, Mesa Ridge High - March 16, 3-5pm. Flyers available in your school office
Sami Price, 6th grader at Sproul Junior High, not only sells cookies for her Troop #3760, she has been chosen as the Girl Scout Media Star for Colorado Springs.
Thanks to a Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) grant, the district will now offer PLTW - Project Lead The Way, the nation's leading STEM program. These new courses are available to current 6th grade students, and will be offered to all junior high and high school students next school year.
Winter weather is coming! Now, before bad weather or an emergency arises, is the time to make necessary arrangements for your children.