APS News: Dalton Elementary

Family Literacy Night Reigns Supreme at Dalton Elementary
Story Submitted by Bonnie HargrovePrincipal, Dalton Elementary School On Jan. 29, 2014, Dalton Elementary School held an unbelievable celebration of reading—the Scholastic Read and Rise Family Event. Scholastic chose one school in the United States to host the event along with a book fair. Kellogg’s and Wal-Mart, event co-sponsors, gave each Dalton student a $7 gift certificate to […]

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The Kids Clinic Now Open at Crawford and Laredo Elementary Schools
Download the Kids Clinic flier in English.Descarga el folleto Clínica Kids en Español. Keeping Aurora kids healthy, in school and ready to learn The Kids Clinic at Crawford and Laredo Elementary Schools provides comprehensive, caring and affordable health care to elementary students attending Aurora Public Schools (APS) and their younger brothers and sisters. The clinic […]

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Students Create Healthy Habits through 5th Gear Kids Program
Fifth graders are learning about making healthy choices through the “5th Gear Kids” program. It’s the second year of the wellness program in Aurora Public Schools. 5th grade students and their families recently attended the kickoff celebration to sign up for the program. Denver Broncos mascot Miles,  Colorado Rapids mascot Edson the Eagle and Ronald McDonald also […]

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Dalton Staff Perform Flash Mob on First Day of School
Staff members at Dalton Elementary School made the first minutes of the first day of school a bit more entertaining than in previous years. And they can thank the legendary Michael Jackson for the assist.  With parents and students looking on, teachers and administrators performed a flash mob to the iconic hit "Thriller."  The dance […]

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Art Tutor Takes Student on Ride Through ‘Wild Land’
Aurora Public Schools tutor Jacqueline DeLangie recently took Dalton Elementary School student Andrea Morales on a field trip she won't soon forget.  DeLangie and Morales visited the "Wolves and Wild Lands in the 21st Century" exhibit at the Aurora History Museum as part of the summer school reading program. Morales, who is interested in all […]

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APS, City Honor 2013 Aurora Scholars
The city of Aurora honored a host of Aurora Public Schools students recently through the Aurora Scholars program and awards ceremony. The program, now in its fifth year, 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 community stakeholders. The […]

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APS Educators Earn Exemplary Teacher Awards
  Four Aurora Public Schools teachers recently earned the Benjamin Banneker Association's Exemplary Teacher Award.  The Benjamin Banneker Association (BBA) is a national non-profit organization dedicated to mathematics education advocacy. It aims to establish a presence for leadership and professional development to support teachers in leveling the playing field for mathematics learning of the highest quality […]

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APS Honors Staff, Community Members at 4th Supt. Quarterly Awards
Congratulations to the staff members, parents and local business partners of Aurora Public Schools who earned a Superintendent’s Quarterly Award for the fourth quarter of the 2012-13 school year.  Superintendent’s Quarterly Awards recognize outstanding parents, staff and community members who make a difference in the lives of APS students.  Kudos to the following winners: Christiann […]

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APS Schools Demonstrate Power of the Penny
Submitted by Carly CannalteYoung Philanthropists Foundation Who said pennies are worthless?  Not the students from your local schools!  This year Aurora Hills Middle School and Peoria and Dalton elementary schools have proved that even the smallest unit of money can make a big difference.  Since August, these schools have been participating in Young Philanthropists Foundation’s flagship program […]

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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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  • 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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