APS News: Aurora Frontier K-8

APS Community Resource Fair
You’re Invited to APS Community Resource Fairs! Aurora Public Schools will host two community resource fairs and celebrations for parents and students.  The events will feature student performances and refreshments. In addition, because the holiday season may create stress for families and students, several community groups will be present with support on topics including housing […]

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APS Celebrates 2012 Principals of the Year
  Congratulations to Nancy Klinedinst and Starla Sieveke-Pearson, principals at Yale Elementary School and Aurora Frontier K-8, respectively, who earned the 2012 Distinguished Principal of the Year honors. The award recognizes principals who demonstrate outstanding leadership and success at their schools. Klinedinst, who is in her fourth year at Yale, has held a variety of […]

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Mural Project Lights Up Children’s Hospital Colorado
Aurora Public Schools recently participated in a special community art project at Children’s Hospital Colorado. A host of artistic minds collaborated to create 85 murals to adorn the construction fencing surrounding Children’s Colorado’s new east tower expansion. The art project, which began in late 2011, brought patients, families, nurses, physicians and hospital staff together while […]

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2012 Aurora Scholars Honored
The city of Aurora recently honored many Aurora Public Schools students through the Aurora Scholars program and awards ceremony. Now in its fourth year, the program honors one student from each grade in every Aurora-area public and private school in a city-wide ceremony with the Mayor, City Council, superintendents and other designees. The program is designed […]

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APS Art Classroom in National Publication
Good things are happening at Aurora Frontier P-8, specifically inside art teacher Thad McCauley’s classroom. McCauley’s room, full of colorful sculptures, paintings and other dynamic artifacts, is featured in the April 2012 edition of School Arts Magazine. The national publication centers on art education and promoting excellence, advocacy and professional support for educators in the […]

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Aurora Frontier 6-8 Grade Band and Soaring Singers

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Aurora Frontier 1st Grade / Kindergarten Music Program

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Eight Schools Earn Top State Awards
• The Colorado Department of Education recently recognized Montview Math and Health Sciences Elementary and Tollgate Elementary School of Expeditionary Learning with the 2011 Centers of Excellence award. The CDE distributes these awards annually to schools with the highest rates of student academic growth as measured by the Colorado Growth Model. In addition, the school […]

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Aurora Frontier Students Learn About Nutrition and Healthy Lifestyles
Students at Aurora Frontier K-8 were “treated” to a Love Grown Foods yogurt parfait and gained knowledge and understanding about how nutrition can promote a healthy lifestyle thanks to a collaboration between community business and schools. Maddy D’Amato, Chief Love Officer, of Love Grown Foods spent the day with students K-8 sharing expertise on nutrition, […]

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Aurora Frontier Hosts Second Annual Spaghetti Dinner
Aurora Frontier P-8 recently hosted the school's second annual spaghetti dinner. Students created personal plates with Mr. McCauley in art class. Then friends and families were invited to share dinner together at the school. PTO, staff and community members cooked up spaghetti with meatballs and CiCi’s Pizza generously donated breadsticks, salad and brownies.  Frontier Principal Dr. […]

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Event Calendar
   April  2014 »
  • Comcast Cares Day @ Jewell Elementary & Rangeview H.S.

  • APS Family Fitness Day - Let's Move Aurora 3.0!

  • CCA Campus visit and financial aid night in Spanish / CCA Noche de visita al campus y asistencia financiera en español

Upcoming Events
  • April 1, 2014

    APS Student Pottery Show

  • April 14, 2014

    APS Festival of the Arts

  • April 26, 2014

    Comcast Cares Day @ Jewell Elementary & Rangeview H.S.

  • April 26, 2014

    APS Family Fitness Day - Let's Move Aurora 3.0!

  • April 30, 2014

    CCA Campus visit and financial aid night in Spanish / CCA Noche de visita al campus y asistencia financiera en español

  • May 1, 2014

    Aurora Central H.S. Presents "Rent: School Edition"

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