Community Partners Grant Crawford Kids a New Playground

Crawford Elementary School students, staff, families and community members recently gathered to celebrate the Cougars’ new playground and outdoor learning site! Thanks to a generous grant from Great Outdoors Colorado, the school was able to purchase new swings and new … Read More

Aurora Central Students Master Language Skills, Earn Seal of Biliteracy

Congratulations, felicitaciones and mazal tov to the 15 Aurora Central High School students who recently earned the Colorado Seal of Biliteracy! This honor recognizes students who develop proficiency in standard academic English and any other language, including American Sign Language. … Read More

Introducing the APS Class of 2018 Top Ten Graduates!

Congratulations to our Class of 2018 top ten graduates! After years of hard work and dedication, these students reached their graduation milestone as leaders of the pack. APS held a Bright Lights ceremony at the Aurora Municipal Center to honor … Read More

APS Seniors Accepted into Prestigious CU Healthcare Programs

APS is celebrating a quadruple victory as four APS seniors earned acceptance into the University of Colorado Denver. Three students will attend the university’s Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Medicine program. One student will participate in the … Read More

AWCPA Students Stress Importance of Going Green

Melting icebergs, littered grounds, pollution and other environmental issues have a group of Aurora West College Preparatory Academy students concerned about their futures and the well-being of future generations. As part of a class project, the group learned about the … Read More

Hats Off to Our 2018 Midterm Graduates!

Nearly 70 students from Rebound Ombudsman, Aurora Central, Gateway and Hinkley high schools have created plans, gained 21st century skills and recently earned a crucial credential that will open doors of opportunity as they shape successful futures. Say hello and … 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

The APS Back to School Kickoff Takes Place Aug. 5!

Aurora Public Schools is excited to start the 2017-18 school year off on a high note with our 10th annual Back to School Kickoff! APS students and families will receive free goodies, food and entertainment. This is an event you … Read More

Aurora Central is Home to an “Educator Champion”

The 2016-17 school year was one for the books for Aurora Central High School Psychologist Karyn Singley-Blair. After the Colorado Society of School Psychologists named her the “2016-17 Colorado School Psychologist of the Year,” she racked up another prestigious accolade. … Read More
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