APS News: Students

APS to Hold Attendance Area Open Houses
APS has established a committee to recommend the attendance area for the new P-8 school currently under construction on the APS Community Campus. Attendance area options will be presented to the community in a series of open houses. Community members are welcome to attend any of the open houses listed below. OPEN HOUSE DATES AND LOCATIONS: Wednesday, […]

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Student Focus Center of Attention at Futures Academy Grand Opening
Nineteen-year-old student Wilber Gonzalez-Garay is excited about his future. In it, he sees himself doing a variety of things that interest him, especially work that involves using his hands. Even more impressive is the fact that less than a year ago, Gonzalez-Garay was homeless and desperate for a change. "I didn't have house and I had just lost […]

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APS Students Join Forces with Food Bank of the Rockies to Combat Hunger in Colorado
It’s an unfortunate truth that a significant number of children go to school and to bed with empty stomachs most days. This fact does not sit well for Vista PEAK Preparatory students and they decided to do something about it. Instead of spending their days off from school leisurely, a group of Vista PEAK Preparatory […]

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APS Foundation Gala Brings Community Together in Support of Students
Diversity. Strength. Determination. When talking about Aurora Public Schools students, these three words paint an accurate picture. And recently, more than 350 community and business leaders got a front row seat to this amazing canvas at the 2014 APS Foundation Gala.  CBS4's Gloria Neal emceed the third annual fundraiser, which serves as an opportunity for the community […]

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Denver Broncos and Western Dairy Association Motivate APS Students to Eat Healthy, Stay Active
The Denver Broncos and Western Dairy Association recently teamed up to help Aurora Public Schools students. The organizations awarded the APS Nutrition Services Department with a Fuel Up to Play 60 Hometown Grant. Denver Broncos safety David Bruton, Miles the Mascot and Broncos cheerleaders presented a $10,000 check to APS Nutrition Services Director Mona Martinez-Brosh. […]

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Futures Academy to Host New Site Grand Opening Sept. 25
Futures Academy has provided an educational program for high school dropouts to re-engage in their high school education and transition smoothly into post-secondary educational opportunities. These services have impacted a tremendous amount of students over the years, and program representatives are excited to continue this work in their brand new location. On Sept. 25, Futures Academy will […]

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Century and Dalton Elementary Schools Honor 9/11 with Special Ceremony
Story by Alaysha PowellAPS Communication Team Intern Students, parents and teachers recently gathered at Century and Dalton elementary schools to honor 9/11. The goal of these ceremonies was to help students thank and pay respect to the men and women who protect them every day.The Daughters of the American Revolution donated a flag to every student at […]

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APS High School Students are Dramatic, but for Good Reason
If APS high school auditorium walls could talk, they would tell everyone not to miss out on this fall’s incredible drama productions! Come support the arts as young, aspiring actors and actresses leave their hearts on stage in the following plays: Treasure IslandSept. 25-27 at 7 p.m. Gateway High School | 1300 S. Sable Blvd. […]

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Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Camp
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APS Students Successfully Complete Esteemed Internship Program
Story by Ashley SmithAPS Communication Team Intern Two students from Aurora Public Schools, Anna Phan and Cecilia Jaquez, participated in the Teen Science Scholars program this summer. Phan is a student at Rangeview High School and Jacquez attends Hinkley High School. The program is an opportunity for metro-area students to go to the Denver Museum […]

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