Story excerpt: "When students used to walk to Aurora’s Paris Elementary, the principal and other staff greeted them to music at the entrance. A weekly assembly like a pep rally, recognition of students and staff, and reminders of school values … Read More
The last few weeks have disrupted our lives in so many ways. We know how important it is to listen to our public health officials and stay at home as much as possible. Staying at home is saving lives and … Read More
The Aurora Public Schools Preschool Program is accepting online preschool screenings for the 2020-21 school year. Our preschools provide high-quality early learning opportunities for students. Children who attend high-quality preschools enter kindergarten with better pre-reading skills, larger vocabularies and stronger … 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