The Calhan School District offices have moved! Offices are now located in Room 202 in the main school building at 800 Bulldog Drive, Calhan, CO 80808.
Homecoming Spirit Week Tuesday September 19th -Friday September 22nd
Homecoming Theme: Countries
Tuesday September 18th: Formal Dress up Day
Wednesday September 20th : Class Color Day
Seniors, 8th, 4th, Kindergarten-hot pink
Juniors, 7th, 3rd- orange
Sophomores, 6th grade, 2nd, PreK- neon green
Freshmen, 5th, 1st- yellow
Thursday September 21st : Disney Character Dress up Day
Friday September 22nd: Red, White, and Blue Day
*School dress code will be enforced!
High School Homecoming Olympics will be held on Friday September 22nd, in the afternoon.
Monday September 18th
The Calhan High School football will be playing the St. Mary’s Pirates on Monday September 18th. The game will start at 6:00pm. St. Mary’s school colors are green and white. This is our first high school home game.
Thursday September 21st
The Calhan volleyball team will be playing the Simla Cubs on Thursday September 21st. Games will start at 5:30pm. Simla’s school colors are blue and gold.
Friday September 22nd
Please join us and attend the community pep rally, tailgate, youth football games. Events will be held at the school beginning at 4:30pm. Join us just after sunset for a bonfire across from the football field.
Saturday September 24th
Homecoming Parade is Saturday Morning September 23rd . The parade begins at 10am. Line up for the parade starts at 9am.
Anyone interested in having a float or other entry in the 2017 Calhan Homecoming Parade, please contact Mrs. Newton at the high school via email: or phone (719) 347-2766 ext. 302. The deadline is Thursday, September 21st. The parade route is as follows:
Stage in the parking lot at the District Office on 8th street.
Leave from the west entrance of the parking lot.
Proceed east on 8th St. to Colorado St.
Turn north onto Colorado St. and proceed to 5th St. (Rt. 24)
Turn east onto 5th St. and proceed to Golden St. using the eastbound lane only.
Turn south onto Golden St. and proceed 8th St.
Turn east onto 8th St. and proceed to Bulldog Dr.
Turn south onto Bulldog Dr. and proceed to 10th St.
Turn east to football field entrance.
End at football field.
High School Football Game
The Calhan High School football team will be playing the Rocky Ford Meloneers on Saturday September 23rd. The game will start at 1pm. Rocky Ford’s school colors are red and gold.
When? Saturday September 23rd 7pm-10pm
Where? Calhan Old Gym
Cost? 2 dollars a person
ELEMENTARY INFORMATION BELOW:
Elementary Parade Participation Information
The Calhan High School Student Council would like to take this time to invite each and every student of Calhan Elementary School to participate in the Homecoming parade on Saturday September 23rd. Students wishing to participate must arrive by 9:15am near the Calhan Administration Building/ Baseball Field (780 8th street). Students do not need to pre-register for participation and MUST be accompanied by an adult. The parade will end at the school.
Option 1: Students have the chance to compete for cash prizes in the categories of walking in costume or riding decorated bicycles.
Judging for prizes will be by grade and grades may be combined on the day of the parade if participation in the category is below 4 students.
Judging will begin promptly at 9:30 am
Participants will be judged based on creativity and use of this year’s theme of Decades
Winners will be announced and prizes will be given in school on September 26th.
Option 2: Students wishing to participate in another way for the parade will not be eligible for prizes, must be accompanied by an adult, and must contract Mrs. Newton at the high school (Room 302) by 10 am on Thurs. Sept. 21st. In order to be included as part of the parade line up. The best way to contact Mrs. Newton is by email,
Our 2017 Homecoming theme is: Countries. We encourage everyone to participate in our spirit days:
Tuesday September 19th: Formal Dress up Day
Wednesday September 20th Class Color Day
PreK/2nd- neon green
Thursday September 21st: Disney Character Dress up Day
Friday September 22nd : Red, White, and Blue Day
*School Dress code will be enforced!
The Mission of Calhan School District is to create, through a collaborative effort, an accepting, supportive, and safe learning environment that encourages growth in each individual. Our purpose is to promote high standards of educational achievement and social responsibility and to develop lifelong learners with the skills, the knowledge, and the understanding that are necessary to succeed in the twenty-first century.
“Promoting high standards and social responsibility”