Peoria Elementary Unveils New Greenhouse

Peoria Elementary School kicked off the 2017-18 school year by unveiling a shiny new greenhouse that students and staff will use to grow vegetables and plants for their cafeteria and community. Eleana Sigler, former Peoria elementary staff member, originated the … Read More

First Week of School a Success!

The 2017-18 school year is off to a great start! We continue to welcome more than 40,000 students back to school and look forward to seeing our preschool and kindergarten students Aug. 14. Hundreds of community members, representing many businesses … Read More

APS Welcomes Students Back with Annual Kickoff Event

The Aurora Public Schools 10th annual Back to School Kickoff was a blast! Thousands of APS students, families, staff and community members gathered at the Town Center at Aurora to get the 2017-18 school year started off right. Attendees enjoyed … Read More

Boston Bears Excited to get Their Paws on Free Amazon Kindles

There was an uproar from Boston P-8 students when Amazon employees surprised them with $10,000 worth of Kindles and Kindle app gift cards! A team from Amazon’s Aurora fulfillment center came marching into the school’s first assembly of the year … Read More