Tech Camp 2010

APS students are learning how to use advanced 21st century technology at "Tech Camp 2010." The focus this year is on sustainability, with projects including recycling at schools, stopping the oil leak on the Gulf of Mexico, and reducing the … Read More

Superintendent Honors Annual Award Winners

Superintendent John L. Barry and Board President Matt Cook invited all Superintendent Quarterly Award Winners for 2009-10 to a dinner banquet on May 5 at the Gateway High School Commons to celebrate those who make a difference in the lives of … Read More

Fourth Quarter Awards Honor Staff, Parents and Community Members

Congratulations to the APS staff, community and business members who earned the Superintendent’s Quarterly Awards for the fourth quarter of the 2009-2010 school year. The ceremony recently took place at Mrachek Middle School. Superintendent’s Quarterly Awards recognize outstanding parents, staff and … Read More

APS Celebrates Readers are Leaders

Aurora Public Schools continues the tradition of asking community leaders to participate in the "Readers are Leaders" program. The volunteers made the stories on the pages come to life for APS students. The program was recently celebrated at several APS … Read More

APS Leads the Way with Energy Conservation Efforts

Aurora Public Schools is rapidly becoming a leader among Colorado school districts for its energy awareness and conservation efforts. APS energy conservation standards are also beginning to pay off in big savings across the district. APS Energy Consultant Tim "Bo" … Read More

Boston K-8 Student Teachers Earn Golden Apple Award

Two student teachers at Boston K-8 received "The Golden Apple" Award from their education program at Regis University. Keela Harris (pictured right), a graduate student, worked in a 5th grade classroom and Erin Kucera (pictured below), an undergraduate student, worked … Read More

APS Announces 2008-09 Teachers of the Year

"The best teachers teach from the heart, not from the book." Thank you to the nearly 2,000 APS teachers who inspire, motivate, guide and influence students every day. APS principals selected a "Teacher of the Year" who exemplifies these qualities … Read More

Students Trade Eight Days of Summer for Tech Camp

Written by Jennifer Stadler Nearly 50 students are participating in the first APS Technology Camp held at Boston K-8 this summer. Tech Camp '09 is an eight-day program open to fourth through eighth-grade students throughout APS. At Tech Camp, students … Read More
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