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PPSEL Teacher Wins Award:

The community of Falcon continues to recognize the excellent practices at PPSEL. †Mr. Jaeger, our Lead Middle School Teacher, has received an award of excellence from the Falcon Education Foundation. He is receiving this award of recognition for his amazing classroom practices, the mentoring and leadership he provides the school, and his extracurricular work with students. Great job Mr. Jaeger! We are lucky to have you at PPSEL!

Read the article below written about our great test scores:

Seventh grader Caity Chudzinski, 12, watches classmate Jessie Harvilicz, 11, offer important questions, concerning Marco Polo's journey across the Silk Road hundreds of years ago, Aug. 21 at Pikes Peak School of Expeditionary Learning in Falcon School District 49. Dean Jaeger, a history and reading teacher, said the students will create a website that'll explain the road and its influence on modern day trading. The preschool-eighth grade charter school, established in 2000, recently recorded the district’s highest scores in the Transitional Colorado Assessment Program. According to results released Aug. 14 by the Colorado Department of Education, 96 percent of its students achieved at advanced or proficient levels in eighth grade reading. The school saw its highest scores in more than five years across numerous grade levels and content areas.


Our vision is to be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.


Pikes Peak School of Expeditionary Learning's mission is to develop motivated, independently thinking individuals who demonstrate strong character, academic achievement, social confidence and service to the community by utilizing the Expeditionary Learning Model.†

  • Wednesday, May 21
    Gallery Night
  • Tuesday, March 25
    Spring Break Starts March 24th
  • Monday, March 03
    TCAP Testing 3rd-8th March 3-14