Group of APS Seniors Graduate College before High School!

There is a natural order in life, which also applies to education. A student enters preschool or kindergarten and progresses through elementary, middle and high school before pursuing his or her college and career goals. However, a few ambitious Aurora … Read More

APS Seniors Accepted into Prestigious CU Healthcare Programs

APS is celebrating a quadruple victory as four APS seniors earned acceptance into the University of Colorado Denver. Three students will attend the university’s Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Medicine program. One student will participate in the … Read More

Hinkley Earns National Recognition for Equity and Excellence in Education

In Aurora Public Schools, we believe all students must have equitable access to learning opportunities, technology and environments that support them in reaching their full potential. That is why we are excited to announce that Hinkley High School earned designation as … Read More

APS Builds Momentum with Improved Grad & Dropout Rates

From Superintendent Munn: Earlier today, the Colorado Department of Education released 2017 graduation and dropout rates. Year over year, APS has been reaching new levels of success and we are proud of the momentum that is building across our district.

APS Schools Earn Top State Awards

The Colorado Department of Education recently recognized seven APS schools with its annual academic recognition awards.  “We are proud to be a district of momentum where our students, staff and families are being recognized for growth and continuous improvement. Year … Read More

Hats Off to Our 2018 Midterm Graduates!

Nearly 70 students from Rebound Ombudsman, Aurora Central, Gateway and Hinkley high schools have created plans, gained 21st century skills and recently earned a crucial credential that will open doors of opportunity as they shape successful futures. Say hello and … Read More

Every APS Student Plans for the Future

The first goal of the APS 2020: Shaping the Future strategic plan is that every student will have plan for his or her future. At every grade level, students are developing plans. To ensure success, every student has a team … Read More

Aurora Central is Home to an “Educator Champion”

The 2016-17 school year was one for the books for Aurora Central High School Psychologist Karyn Singley-Blair. After the Colorado Society of School Psychologists named her the “2016-17 Colorado School Psychologist of the Year,” she racked up another prestigious accolade. … Read More

PBS Sees Promising Future in Vista PEAK Student Journalist

Vista PEAK Preparatory senior Esmeralda Soto is spending a small portion of her summer break taking advantage of a huge opportunity. She is one of only 20 students from across the nation selected to participate in PBS NewsHour’s third annual … Read More
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