APS Youth Advocate Earns Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame Scholarship

Inspirational. Passionate. Noteworthy. These are just a few words that describe Aurora Public Schools Youth Advocate Vanesa Lopez. The Panama-born activist works diligently every day to ensure APS’ immigrant and refugee student population receives the highest-quality education. “I work with … Read More

APS Awarded $16 million BEST Grant to Replace Mrachek Middle School

The Colorado Department of Education recently awarded APS more than $16 million in future grant funds toward the cost of replacing Mrachek Middle School with a new middle school building. APS could contribute an additional $24 million in matching funds … Read More

Clyde Miller Cougars Roar with Excitement Over New Playground

Story submitted by Janna MorleyAPS Grants and Federal ProgramsWith help from the city of Aurora and the Aurora Public Schools Departments of Grants and Federal Programs, Risk Management and Construction Management, Clyde Miller P-8 recently earned two grants to update their … Read More

APS Earns $2 Million Grant to Expand COMPASS Offerings

Story submitted by Janna MorleyAPS Grants and Federal Programs Congratulations to FULTON Academy of Excellence, Sable and Vaughn elementary schools on recently receiving a five-year grant from the Colorado Department of Education’s 21st Century Community Learning Centers program. The CDE program … Read More

Virginia Court Playground Ready for Upgrade with $200K Grant

APS Core Belief:Community partnerships provide vital resources and opportunities for students and families. Story submitted by Janna MorleyAPS Grants and Federal Programs The Colorado Health Foundation recently awarded Aurora Public Schools a $200,000 grant to transform the playground areas at Virginia … Read More
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