Welcome, APS Parents & Families!
Families naturally want their students to succeed. Research shows that students whose families are involved in their education find it easier to be successful.
- Pickens Tech Open House
- Pickens Technical College Open House on Feb. 18Posted 5 days ago
Pickens Technical College Open HouseFeb. 18, 20164:30 - 6:30 p.m.500 Airport Blvd.Aurora, CO 80011For more information, visit pickenstech.org.
- Preschool Screenings for 2016-17
- Preschool Screenings for 2016-17 Now AvailablePosted 2 weeks ago
The Aurora Public Schools Preschool Program provides high-quality early learning opportunities.
Children who attend high-quality preschools enter kindergarten with better pre-reading skills, larger vocabularies and stronger basic math skills than those who do not. APS offers preschool classes at 29 elementary schools, three child development…
- Approved 2016-17 Calendar
- Approved 2016-17 Conventional CalendarPosted 2 weeks ago
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The Board of Education approved the 2016-17 conventional school year calendar at its meeting on Jan. 19 based on recommendations by the Calendar Committee. The committee was comprised of school staff, parents and APS administrative staff.
Some of the…
- Enrollment and Capacity Update
- Enrollment and Capacity UpdatePosted 3 months ago
Due to enrollment growth over the last seven years, APS has experienced overcrowding at many of its schools. Nearly one-third of APS schools are at or above 90 percent of total capacity, even with mobile classrooms on site. APS has…
- Register Your Child for School!
- Is Your Child New to APS?Posted 6 months ago
If your children are new to Aurora Public Schools, please visit the APS Centralized Admissions website to learn more about the schools in your neighborhood and how to register for school.
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Important Information for Parents and Families:
- The Aurora Library has expanded its opening hours. Read more.
- APS Early Childhood Education has tuition based preschool available! Learn more.
- Information on Early Access for Kindergarten and First Grade Students. Learn more.
- Influenza Information
- Register Your Child for School
- Get Involved in Your Child's Education
APS Parent News
Helping Your Child with Homework
- View the APS Homework Guidelines Webcast
- Learn more about the APS Homework Guidelines
- Tips for Parents on Encouraging Teens to Read
- Tips for Parents on Helping Your Teen to Write Better
Parent and Family Resources
- APS Curriculum and Resources
- APS Family and Community Involvement Guide.
- The Learning Source for Adults and Families offers Adult English Language classes and Adult GED Classes.
- The APS Young Parent Support Program offers resources and childcare for APS students who are also parents.
- Free days at the Denver Zoo and Museum of Nature and Science
- APS Homework Guidelines
- Aurora Community Connection Family Resource Center:
Fact Sheet | Website
- Community Resources for Aurora Families
- Preschool and Even Start Information
- Read about the APS Brain Injury Response Team.
- Find out about the Fifth Block of Instruction.
- Learn how to keep your kids safe when surfing the Internet.
- Find out more about Standards-Based Grading.
- Read tips on how to prepare your child for CSAP/TCAP tests.
- Check your child's attendance and grades online with the Infinite Campus Parent Portal.
- Find out more about open enrollment.
- How do I register my child?
- Find an APS school.
- Address Lookup Tool This resource should help to determine if your address is in a neighborhood serviced by Aurora Public Schools and which school your student should attend.
- Facts about the Flu
- Colorado Department of Education TCAP (formerly CSAP) Guides for Parents (English & Spanish).
- Details on graduation and college entrance requirements
- Athletic Participation Permit
- Medical Examination Form
LiveWell Colorado launched a new Website and “culture change” campaign at www.livewellcolorado.org.
The Learning Source for Adults and Families offers Adult English Language classes and Adult GED Classes.
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