Fountain-Fort Carson School District 8 welcomes all of our military students and families and works hard to meet their unique needs in order for every student to achieve academic success while they are with us. With almost 70% of our student and family population being military-connected, it is vital for us to ensure we are doing all we can to meet your needs.
This page is designed to offer parents acces to resources that will help in the transition to our district.
All 50 states and the District of Columbia have signed and adopted the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children. (DoDEA cannot officially be a member, bu thas agreed to the concepts in the Compact, as well.) The Compact was formed to help military children with the challenges of frequent school transitions. The compact leverages consistency:
Each state has a Commissioner. Cheryl Serrano is the Colorado Commissioner for the Compact. She may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (719) 492-7969.
For more information on the Compact, please visit www.mic3.net.