As we approach the end of the 2019-20 school year, we wanted to provide you with some key dates that you may want to mark on your calendars.
In Aurora Public Schools, we are always excited to honor and celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week (May 4-8) and National Nurses Week (May 6-12), but even more so during these unprecedented times. APS teachers inspire hope, motivate imagination and challenge … Read More
Story excerpt: "After coronavirus sidelined in-person learning this spring, school psychologist Brittany Greiert discovered a new side to a normally reserved boy she’d worked with for years. He was open and funny during their online chats, quick to share his … Read More
Story excerpt: "The online learning continues in Aurora with students at both Cherry Creek Schools and Aurora Public Schools trading in the classroom for computer screens and their desks for the kitchen table in many cases. APS shared photos of … Read More
Story excerpt: "I've never been forced to stay home for this long. I started going crazy. I needed something. I needed people to know that we're always thinking about you. We're always concerned and worried about you. Even over the … Read More
Over the last several weeks, Aurora Public Schools has rallied together to serve our community. From deep cleaning and disinfecting all of our buildings to distributing more than 15,000 technology devices for remote learning, APS is committed to supporting the … Read More
In times of crisis, we know that a sense of stability is the best thing for our kids. Over the last several weeks, we have all worked together to create a new sense of stability through our remote learning platform. While we continue to refine our work, we have heard from many of you that this platform is providing your students with a renewed sense of connection to our educational community.
Please read the message from superintendents across the Denver metro area below. Collectively we believe, and are making the decision, that in the best interest of the children, staff, and the communities that we serve, our schools will remain closed to in-person learning for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year.
Posted 3/30/2020 | Updated 3/31/2020 Dear APS Community, As we end our extended Spring Break, we are excited to reconvene for remote learning with you all. As we get started, please join me in thanking our staff members for their … Read More
Story excerpt: "As the athletic director at Gateway High School, Brendan Netherton is used to being around athletes getting in shape. Netherton and his family — wife Katie, 10-year-old daughter Melody, 4-year-old son Nolan and 1-year-old daughter Quinn — were … Read More