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Planning for Potential 2024 Bond Measure
02/16/2024
We are excited to hear from our community on what a potential 2024 Bond Measure could look like and mean for Aurora Public Schools.
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Superintendent Listening Tour Continues
02/05/2024
Provide input on the values we have identified as a community!
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Apply to a Magnet School or Program for the 2024-25 School Year!
01/22/2024
Aurora Public Schools is proud to offer a wide variety of learning options that empower families to choose the right schools for their children.
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APS family on the first day of school 2023-24
Blueprint APS: Join Our Upcoming Community Engagement Sessions!
01/04/2024
Attend our Blueprint APS community engagement sessions to share your thoughts on the long-term educational and facilities plan!
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Two new APS Board of Education members and one returning member are sworn in together.
New APS Board Members Take Oath of Office
12/07/2023
District held a reception to celebrate outgoing Board members and welcome new ones.
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Valuing Every Voice: Superintendent Listening Tour
10/05/2023
Superintendent Mike would love to hear from the Aurora Public Schools community!
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Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month!
09/15/2023
Honor Hispanic trailblazers, amplify Hispanic voices and learn more about Hispanic culture.
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Welcome to the 2023-24 School Year!
08/08/2023
View some fun moments as we welcomed students to the 2023-24 school year
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Congratulations, Class of 2023!
05/24/2023
It’s time to celebrate! After years of hard work, the Aurora Public Schools Class of 2023 walked the stage and grabbed their diplomas!
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Pickens’ Executive Internship Program Gives Students a Look Into Their Future
04/13/2023
Pickens Technical College Executive Internship Program offers students hands-on experiences in their aspired professions.
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Board Approves Names of District’s Two Newest P-8 Schools
03/21/2023
Aurora Public Schools is excited to announce that the district's two new P-8 schools will be called Del Mar Academy and Aurora Highlands P-8.
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Honoring the Aurora Public Schools Board of Education
01/11/2023
January is School Board Recognition Month! Aurora Public Schools thanks our Board of Education for the vital role each member plays in breaking down barriers so our students can engage to their fullest potential.
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Prepare Your Students for Upcoming State Assessments
01/04/2023
The foundation of our district's strategic plan, APS 2026: Faces of the Future, is our community's core beliefs.
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East Eagles Trade their Wings for “Wood” at Skateboard Building Event
11/08/2022
Students in East Middle School’s woodworking program are proud owners of brand new skateboards that they built with their own hands
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Aurora Public Schools Teacher Named Colorado Teacher of the Year
11/03/2022
We are excited to announce that East Middle School Instrumental Music Teacher and Band Director Jimmy Day II earned the 2023 Colorado Teacher of the Year award!
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Aurora Public Schools’ Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Framework
10/05/2022
Both school and district staff members have spent the past month starting conversations about our DEI framework and finding ways to discuss both areas of success and areas for improvement.
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East Middle School Celebrates Building Transformation
10/01/2022
Students and staff at East Middle School recently came together to celebrate an incredible two-year transformation of their school
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Lifting Literacy to a Higher Level
10/01/2022
Aurora Public Schools Superintendent Rico Munn challenged every staff member at the start of the 2022-23 school year with a question to reflect on: What's your urgency?
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College and Career Expert Says the Key to Success is to Start Early
10/01/2022
When the leaves start to develop a goldish tint and the crisp air has you reaching for your hoodie each morning.
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Aurora Public Schools Invests in a Cleaner Future
08/18/2022
“There’s nothing more important than taking care of our planet,” said Williams. “Working to better our environment and world is everyone’s responsibility.”
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Blueprint APS Update & Next Steps
08/01/2022
Once again, we will share additional information and updates with you regularly. Thank you again for your continued support.
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Pickens’ Horticulture Program Blossoms with Building Upgrade
03/23/2022
The open house was managed by Samantha O’Neill, Pickens' Career Placement and Coordinator, who was very excited about all the new possibilities the remodel will bring.
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School Social Workers Support Students in the Classroom and Beyond
03/07/2022
If you see an APS school social worker this week or at any time in the future, please thank them for their commitment to ensuring every student shapes a successful future!
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APS Celebrates Women’s History Month
03/01/2022
Please join us in celebrating Women's History Month by educating yourself about female trailblazers and sharing your findings to keep their names alive.
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APS Celebrates Love the Bus Day
02/17/2022
Still on the “love bus” after Valentine’s Day, Aurora Public Schools was thrilled to celebrate Love the Bus Day!
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Brighter Future for APS Students Going Through Dark Times
02/10/2022
No matter who you are, how old you are or where you are, life can present hardships that impact your mental health.
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What’s Cooking up in Gateway’s ProStart Kitchen?
02/01/2022
Gateway High School students are cooking up a storm in their state-of-the-art ProStart kitchen.
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Pickens Tech: Opening Doors to College and Career Success for 50 Years!
02/01/2022
Vista PEAK Preparatory senior Kimberly Ford knows exactly what she wants to do for a career when she graduates in May.
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