Important Updates

FOR SALE: Hanover Transportation is accepting sealed bids on our old Activities Bus!!!  It is a 1989 International, 65 passenger, Blue Bird Body.  This bus was the top of its line in its day.  Needs work.  SOLD AS IS.  The last day to submit a bid is May 1, 2015.  For more information please contact Paula Humiston at 719-683-2247 ext 145.

On April 15, 2015, the Hanover Board of Education decided  that an internal candidate is the person of choice to serve as superintendent and that there is no need for a search to be conducted.  They named  Dr. Grant Schmidt as the sole finalist for the position of Superintendent of our District.  His resume is available for viewing online or you may pick up a copy at the district office.  Both the Board and Dr. Schmidt will observe the 14 day wait period established under Colorado statute starting today, April 16, 2015. During this time, community members and staff may provide comments or questions to the board by submitting them to the Board’s administrative assistant, Tambra Bernal, and she will forward them to the Board.  Mrs. Bernal and the district office can be found at Hanover Jr/Sr High School, 17050 S. Peyton Hwy, Colorado Springs, CO 80928.

Resume for Dr. Grant Schmidt:  Click Here


Resolution to Declare a Vacancy

Be it resolved that the Board of Education of Hanover School District #28 accepts the resignation of Cathie Wolff from the Board of Education effective April 15, 2015.

Be it further resolved that, in accordance with state law, the Board declares a vacancy in this school director office that will be filled by appointment by the Board within the legal allotted time from this date in accordance with the following procedure:

Interested persons are invited to apply to the Board of Education with a statement of interest and qualifications by April 29, 2015.   The Board will interview prospective candidates on May 20, 2015,  just prior to a public meeting.   To be eligible for appointment, a candidate must be a registered elector of Hanover School District #28 and resident of Hanover School District #28 for at least twelve consecutive months prior to the date of appointment  The appointee will serve until the next regular school biennial election in November 2015.

Board of Education Vacancy

Application packets are to be turned in to Tambra Bernal, Administrative Assistant to the Board of Education, at the District Office, 17050 South Peyton Highway, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Interested candidates must complete an application packet that consists of a letter of interest, affidavit of school director candidate qualifications, and resume. These application packets must be received in the office of the Administrative Assistant to the Board of Education by 4:00 p.m. April 29, 2015.


PROM 2014-2015

Great Gatsby Party for Hanover High School  2015 Prom
Saturday, April 25th at Pikes Peak International Raceway
From 8pm – 11pm
After Prom held at Springs Trampoline Park
From 12am-2am
Come dressed in your most formal attire!
Ticket Prices
Single – $25.00
Couples – $40.00


Superintendents Prepare to Fight Back – The Superintendent position paper was crafted by Superintendents from around the state and signed by 174 of the 178 superintendents. At the November meeting our board signed a resolution to support the position of the superintendents from around the state. As you may be aware, funding for education has been cut for years across the state and this document is a way of unifying our message. Please take some time to read the position statement and also the board resolution and help us get the message to our elected officials in Denver.

Letter to the Community  |  Superintendent Position Paper  |  Board Resolution

Academic Calendar – 2014-2015 District-Wide Academic Calendar

District Newsletter - Click here


April 25 – Prom for Hanover Jr/Sr High School – Details above

May 8 – Hanover High School Presents “The TRUE story of Cinderella” at 6:30pm at Hanover Cafeteria

May 13 – Preschool Graduations

May 13 – Jr/Sr High Spring Music Concert and Art Show – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Hanover Jr/Sr High School.

May 14 -  Prairie Heights Spring Concert – 6:00 PM

May 20 – Board Meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Hanover Jr/Sr High School.

May 21 – Prairie Heights Field Day

May 23 – Hanover High School Graduation, at 1:00 p.m. at Hanover Jr/Sr High School.

May 27 – Kindergarten Promotion, at Prairie Heights Elementary School at 9:00 a.m.

May 27 – 5th Grade Promotion, at Prairie Heights Elementary School at 1:00 p.m.

May 28 – Early Release at 12:35 p.m.  Last Day of School.


Unified Improvement Plans:  Hanover School DistrictHanover Jr/Sr High School and Prairie Heights Elementary


Middle School Math Teacher – Hanover School District is looking for a middle school math teacher.  If you are interested, please click here.

CDL Bus Drivers and Small Vehicle Drivers – Hanover Jr/Sr High School is looking for CDL Bus Drivers as well as Small Vehicle Drivers.  If you are interested in this position, please click here.

Substitute Cooks – Hanover School District is looking for substitute cooks for both schools.  If you are interested, please click here.

Substitutes for all areas – We are looking for good, reliable subs for all areas in the school district.  If you are interested in substitute teaching, please click here.  All other areas, please click here.


MIC3 – Military Interstate Children’s Compact Commission Guide for parents, school officials and public administrators.  Click here for the MIC3 Digital Guide.

Hanover School District No. 28 offers healthier meals. Read parent letter here.

Colorado Teacher and Principal Evaluation Systems


New Immunization Requirements for this year:

Immunization Information – Spanish

Immunization Information for K-12th Grade

Immunization Information for Pre-K

Hanover School Wellness Policy