Parents Thank Peoria Teachers

The parents and PTO of Peoria Elementary recently showed their appreciation for everything that the teachers do for their children by sponsoring a breakfast in their honor at Mimi's Cafe.

Pulling on Strings at Peoria Elementary!

Elva Bolin, music teacher at Peoria Elementary, is teaching students how to play the violin.  Students from 2nd - 5th grade currently participate in this free music program.  Ms. Bolin received a grant where she received some violins and has … Read More

Beethoven in Peoria Kindergarten

Ms. Jessica Wolfe, Kindergarten teacher at Peoria Elementary, has a piano in her classroom which she uses in her classroom to support her instruction.  She uses the piano, which was donated by Aurora Central High School, to get the students' attention, for transition … Read More

Aurora Scholars Honored

The Aurora City Council recently honored several Aurora Public Schools students through the Aurora Scholars awards. The awards identify students who strongly contribute to the life and community of their school and provide an opportunity for the City of Aurora, … Read More

APS Substitute Wins Para-Educator of the Year Award

Joseph Hill, a long-term substitute para-educator in Aurora Public Schools, recently won a Salute to Excellence in Education award from the Denver Classroom Teachers Association Black Caucus and the The EduCtr. The organizations recognized Hill as Para-Educator of the Year. … Read More

Vaughn’s Preschool Receives Highest Qualistar Rating

Vaughn Elementary School recently received the highest Qualistar rating of four stars for its preschool. Qualistar Colorado is a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the school readiness of Colorado’s children by measuring and improving early childhood education and connecting parents … Read More

Peoria Students “Break the Ice” with Avs

Recently, 40 fourth- and fifth-grade students at Peoria Elementary met Colorado Avalanche players through Break the Ice, a program where National Hockey League teams teach children how to ice skate for the first time. The Colorado Avalanche sent their personal … 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

Aurora Scholars Honored

The Aurora City Council recently honored several APS students through the Aurora Scholars program. The program, designed to identify students who strongly contribute to the life and community of their school, was created as a way for the City of … Read More
1 5 6 7 8 9 10