24 Mar 2016 APS Closure Status by aurorak12 | posted in: Closures, Closures Page | 0 Current Status APS is on Summer Break 5/29 – 8/6. For most schools in APS, the first day of school is Aug. 7 for Grades K-5, Aug. 9 for Grades 6-12 and Aug. 13 for Preschool and Kindergarten. Please check with your child's school for more information. View the APS District Calendar and other school calendars. View school bell schedules.