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Rangeview Staff Members Digging into School’s History
Administrators at Rangeview High School recently began a project to uncover the school's history and impact on the city of Aurora. As part of their research, Rangeview hosted a special dinner and invited many of the school's former principals and staff members. The dinner served as a platform to gather staff who have a history […]

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Rangeview School Resource Officer Earns Major Honor from City of Aurora
School Resource Officer Danno Singleton does a  great job keeping students and staff at Rangeview High School safe. His exemplary skills at Rangeview and in the community recently earned him the 2013 city of Aurora Employee of the Year Award. Aurora gives the Employee of the Year Award as a way to recognize and reward […]

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Courts in the Community Coming to Aurora Central on April 21
On April 21, Aurora Central High School will host two live Court of Appeals cases as part of the Courts in the Community program. Courts in the Community is an educational outreach program that the Colorado Supreme Court and Court of Appeals initiated on Law Day in 1986. The program gives Colorado high school students hands-on experience in […]

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Former Prison Warden Encourages Students to Stay on Right Track
Bullying. Drugs. Gangs. Jail. New York resident and retired Riker's Island Warden Howard Robertson knows these terms all too well. Having oversaw one of the largest correctional facilities in the nation, Robertson gained an immense amount of knowledge on what lands people behind bars and, conversely, what keeps people away from the prison pipeline. Robertson […]

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Aurora Quest Student Heading Back to National Geography Bee Competition
Aurora Quest K-8 eighth-grade student Pranit Nanda is a resident all-star when it comes to geographic knowledge. After capturing his third consecutive title at the Colorado Geographic Bee -- a feat never before accomplished in the event's 26 year history-- Nanda will take his talents to the national stage in Washington, D.C. Nanda competed against 99 other […]

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APS Students Earn Daniels Fund Scholarships
Thirteen Aurora Public Schools seniors recently learned that they are members of the 2014 Class of Daniels Scholars. The scholarship committee chose students based on an evaluation of their character, leadership and service to the community. The scholarship covers all required tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies and a variety of other […]

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Vista PEAK Student Earns Spot at Colorado All-State Concert Band
Vista PEAK Preparatory student Kristin Noll is sure to have a future in music, if she so decides. Noll recently participated in the 63rd annual Colorado All-State Band at the University of Colorado at Greeley, marking the second consecutive year that Noll qualified for the ensembles. This year, she qualified for the top flute section in the top band […]

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Staff Members Show Their Pride on College Friday
Photos courtesy of Leslie Fajardo, APS Communication Team Intern/Staff Submissions College Friday was in full effect on April 11 in Aurora Public Schools.  Staff members across APS wore their college apparel in support of higher education. The College in Colorado event is dedicated to raising awareness about the importance of college and higher education for youth.  […]

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APS Community Night with the Rapids on May 3

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“A Taste for Education” Fundraiser on May 2
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  • APS Foundation Barnes & Noble Book Fair

  • Orange Door Hinge Poetry Contest Submissions Due

  • APS Festival of the Arts Live Performances

  • Comcast Cares Day @ Jewell Elementary & Rangeview H.S.

  • CCA Campus visit and financial aid night in Spanish / CCA Noche de visita al campus y asistencia financiera en español

Upcoming Events
  • April 1, 2014

    APS Student Pottery Show

  • April 1, 2014

    APS Traveling Art Show

  • April 12, 2014

    APS Foundation Barnes & Noble Book Fair

  • April 14, 2014

    APS Festival of the Arts

  • April 18, 2014

    Orange Door Hinge Poetry Contest Submissions Due

  • April 19, 2014

    APS Festival of the Arts Live Performances

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