South M.S. Makes Health and Wellness a Top Priority

Students and families recently enjoyed South Middle School’s first-ever Health and Wellness Expo. The South STRONG community was excited to share useful information with attendees, placing a special focus on newcomer families. Parents were connected with community health resources including … Read More

Arkansas Lesson Plan Features New Subject: Thermodynamics

Thermodynamics sounds like a challenging college-level course, but that didn’t stop Arkansas Elementary students from learning all about it in a recent visit from a college professor. Scott Denning, a climate scientist from Colorado State University, taught several principles of … Read More

Elementary Students Celebrate Taekwondo Graduation

Students from Paris and Laredo elementary schools recently celebrated their graduation from Grandmaster Han Lee’s Taekwondo program at the APS stadium. Lee offers free classes during the school day, which teaches students respect, integrity, self-control and an exceptional attitude. In … Read More

Comcast Cares Day Benefits Two APS Schools

A little rain did not stop hundreds of volunteers who recently gathered for Comcast Cares Day at Dalton Elementary and Columbia Middle schools.  APS students, parents, staff and community members joined Comcast volunteers to complete several school improvement projects, including … Read More

Hinkley’s African-American Students Prove Empowerment is Key

African-American students at Hinkley High School are inspiring their peers to maximize their potential. The young leaders, who formed an African American Male Empowerment Committee, African American Male Empowerment Leadership Team and Strong African American Female Empowerment group, are making … Read More

Recognizing Excellence in APS

Aurora Public Schools is excited to see the APS 2020: Shaping the Future strategic plan coming to life across the district. Students, parents, staff and community members are going above and beyond to ensure APS students have the plans, skills … Read More

North Middle School Student Earns Prestigious Community Award

Students at North Middle School Health Sciences and Technology Campus have a knack for caring about their community. Over the past several years, Prudential has recognized a few Polar Bears for their commitment to community service and volunteerism through its Spirit … Read More

Recognizing Excellence in APS

Aurora Public Schools is excited to see the APS 2020: Shaping the Future strategic plan coming to life across the district. Students, parents, staff and community members are going above and beyond to ensure APS students have the plans, skills … Read More

Vista PEAK Game Club Gives Back

Written by Vista PEAK Preparatory Site Tech Jay Vicens Last year, students in the Vista PEAK Preparatory Genesis Game Club decided to give back to their community in a huge way. Club president Angel Avila and sponsor Jay Vicens discussed … Read More
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