Meadowood’s Career Week Turns Preschoolers into Professionals

Meadowood Child Development Center operates under the belief that it is never too early for students to think about college and career success. In an effort to engage students in conversations about different professions, the school recently hosted a Career Week! … Read More

Bond-Funded Projects Provide Students Career Opportunities

We are grateful to Aurora voters for passing a $300 million bond measure in 2016, which will fund improvements at every school. This year, several APS students are working as interns on bond-funded projects, while earning credentials and gaining hands-on … Read More

Seniors Accepted on the Spot at Aurora Central’s College Application Day!

There is an old saying that the journey of a thousand miles begins with the first step. Aurora Central High School seniors recently began their journey to life after graduation by participating in application day.

Students See a ‘Bright’ Future in Energy and Sustainability Careers

One of the goals in our strategic plan, APS 2020, is to ensure every student has a plan for his or her future. Students are encouraged to map out their career and college paths as early as kindergarten. APS eighth graders enjoyed … Read More

Students Trek through Exciting Career Paths at Annual Fair

Our first goal in APS is to ensure every student has a plan for his or her future. Before freshman year, our students are encouraged to map out their high school careers to prepare for college and career success. That’s … Read More

October is College and Career Success Month!

As part of our strategic plan APS 2020, every APS student starting in kindergarten will develop a plan for his or her future. These plans evolve and develop as students get older, reflecting their interests and helping them regularly set … Read More

College Fair on Sept. 21

Gateway High School will be hosting a College Fair for all APS students on September 21 from 6:00-7:30 p.m.  Colleges and Universities from the state of Colorado and neighboring states will be in attendance at this fair. This is a … 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

Aurora Youth 4 Success Summer Program Begins July 10. Apply Now!

The 9th annual Aurora Youth 4 Success summer program is from July10 through July 28 from 11:30 AM to 3:00 PM at Pickens Technical College, located near the corner of 6th Ave. and Airport Blvd. Aurora-area High School students can participate in … Read More

Pickens’ Bill Cary Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Submitted by Chuck Montera,  Associated Landscape Contractors of Colorado public relations consultant Congratulations to Bill Cary, horticulture instructor at Pickens Technical College, Aurora, for receiving the Bob Cannon Lifetime Achievement Award from Associated Landscape Contractors of Colorado, the landscape industry’s … Read More
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