June 25, 2010
  • APS Board of Education Approves 2010-2011 Budget
  • VISTA 2015 Final Draft Now Available
  • Save the Date! Upcoming Events for the Start of the School Year
  • Help Project Victory Win $25K!
Apr. 14, 2010
  • VISTA 2015 Update
  • Join Our Celebration of the APS COMPASS Program!
  • Aurora Hills Groundbreaking
  • BOE President Earns State Award
  • APS Teacher Earns National Award
  • Visit the New APS Web Site
  • Congratulations Class of 2010
Jan. 5, 2010
  • Thank you APS Board Members!
  • Please Join us for a VISTA 2015 Parent Meeting
  • National Education Leader Visits APS
  • APS Celebrates New Computer Kiosks at Town Center at Aurora
  • APS Breaks Ground on New Professional Learning and Development Center
  • Aurora Rotary Honors Hinkley Student
Dec. 17, 2009
  • What’s Open and Closed During Winter Break
  • APS Approves Attendance Areas
  • APS Accreditation Celebration!
  • APS Begins Listening Tour for VISTA 2015
  • PE Teacher Earns Nine-State Regional Award
  • Judy Edberg Visits School Health Clinic
Nov. 5, 2009
  • VISTA 2015—Preparing for the Future
  • APS Offers H1N1 Influenza Vaccination Clinics
  • APS Students Salute Veterans
  • Aurora Hills Bond Project Community Meeting
  • Superintendent's Quarterly Award Nominations Due Nov. 9
  • APS Schools Earn Grants for 21st Century Learning Environments
  • Iowa Students Celebrate Good Behavior
Oct. 1, 2009
  • APS to Kick Off VISTA 2015 Listening Tour
  • APS Hosts White House Fellows Legacy of Service Day
  • APS Online now Accepting Applications
  • Parents Highlight Traffic Safety at Schools
  • APS to Hold Attendance Area Open Houses
  • North M.S. Celebrates 50 Years
  • Barry Earns Educator of the Year Award
Sep. 10, 2009
  • Get the Latest Flu Information
  • APS Board Election Update
  • APS Honors Principals of the Year
  • Energy Conservation Program Pays Off
  • Nationally Known Motivational Speaker to Visit APS
Aug. 12, 2009
  • 2009 CSAP Scores Cause for Celebration
  • Please Join Us for the APS P-20 Campus Groundbreaking
  • More than 4,000 Attend Back-to-School Kick-Off
  • Call for Nominations for Aurora School Board Election
June 29, 2009
  • Interested in Running for the APS Board of Education?
  • APS Announces 2008-09 Teachers of the Year
  • Kids Roll into Camp
  • Pickens Students Build More than Just Foundations
  • Backpacks for Summer!
  • APS Grad Defies the Odds
May 19, 2009
  • One PACE, Many Strides at APS Learning Fair
  • APS Students Win Prestigious Scholarships
  • APS Graduates Earn Diplomas AND College Degrees
  • APS Schools Reach Across Globe
Feb. 26, 2009
  • Fletcher Primary and Intermediate Schools Hold Open House
  • Academy at North Expands Enrollment
  • APS Sponsors Diversity Forum
  • Superintendent Updates Staff, Community on APS Budget
  • Join APS Media Monitoring!
  • Rangeview Students Celebrate History Day
Jan. 27, 2009
  • Save the Date! APS Truancy Door Knocking Campaign
  • Learn More about APS Bond Program
  • APS Community Update Available Online
  • APS Sponsors Diversity Forum
  • Superintendent Barry Honors Third Quarter Winners
  • DAVA Highlights Creative Works from APS Teachers
  • Nine Dropouts Become Graduates through Innovative Collaboration
  • APS Extends High School Rollout of SBG
Dec. 1, 2008
  • APS Board Approves New Pilot Schools
  • APS Announces 2008 Bond Schedule
  • OAR to Host Panel Discussion on ‘Keeping Kids Safe in School’
  • SBG Update: Focus on Teacher Resources
  • Aurora Quest K-8 Accepting Applications
  • Students Perform Experiments with Space Shuttle Scientists
Nov. 5, 2008
  • Good News: APS Passes 3A and 3B
Sep. 15, 2008
  • Aurora Partnership Shines the Light on Medical Careers for Students
  • Please Join Us for the Crossroads Open House
Sep. 2, 2008
  • APS Seeks Feedback on Future Calendars
  • Aurora Quest K-8 to Celebrate its Grand Opening
  • College is Possible! Town Hall Meeting
  • APS Students Experience Democratic National Convention
  • APS Celebrates Opening of Jamaica Child Development Center
Aug. 7, 2008
  • Reminder ~ Please Join Us for an Ice Cream Social at the Anschutz Medical Campus
  • Welcome Back, APS Students and Staff!
  • Superintendent Offers Challenges for New School Year
  • APS Board Approves 2008 Ballot Questions
  • 4,000 Attend Back-to-School Kick-Off
  • Denver Broncos Build New APS Football Field
July 28, 2008
  • Community Invited to Back to School Event
  • Celebrate the First Day of School
  • School Begins Aug. 5
  • Boston K-8 Grand Opening
  • Linemen Battle in Hog Wars
May 22, 2008
  • Piton Foundation Awards Grant to Aurora for First Time
  • Fifth Block of Instruction Begins May 27
  • Governor Ritter to Sign Education Bills at Gateway H.S.
  • The Sweet Sound of Music
  • APS Adopts Standards-Based Grading for All Schools by Fall 2009
  • Celebrating Healthy Living Walk-a-Thon
May 20, 2008
  • APS Classified Job Fair
  • $50,000 Grant Awarded to APS
  • New Bell Schedule for APS
  • Paraeducator Wins State Award
  • APS Readers / Writers Workshop in the Spotlight
May 6, 2008
  • Thank You, APS Teachers!
  • May 5-12 is National School Nurses Week
  • Symphony Concert Music to Students’ Ears
  • Dates for High School Graduations
  • Nine APS Students Earn Daniels Fund Scholarships
March 21, 2008
  • Spring Town Hall Meetings Scheduled
  • APS Proposes new Bell Times for 2008-09
  • APS Expands Preschool Program
  • APS Adopts Standards-Based Grading for All Schools by Fall 2009
  • Consumer Tax Alert from District Attorney Carol Chambers
March 4, 2008
  • Spring Town Hall Meetings Scheduled
  • 2008 Bond Community Update Webcast
  • APS Board Approves First Pilot School
  • 1+1 = $10,000 Award for Rangeview High School
  • Kindergarten Registration Begins March 17
Feb. 11, 2008
  • Barry Named Tech-Savvy Superintendent of the Year
  • APS Adopts New Service to Communicate with Families, Staff
  • APS Releases 2008 Community Update
  • APS Celebrates Black History Month with African-American Forum
  • Students “Make-A-Bear” for Children’s Hospital
Dec. 14, 2007
  • APS and CCA Partner for College Success
  • Rangeview to Host 5K Run for Injured Football Player
  • Beyoncé Band Member Visits Aurora Hills
Nov. 30, 2007
  • Go Shopping and Earn Cash for Your School!
  • APS Introduces Speakers Bureau
  • Town Hall Meeting Scheduled for Dec. 6
  • Aurora Central's Paul Glennon Selected as Counselor of the Month
Nov. 7, 2007
  • The Election Results are In!
  • Board of Education Releases Quarterly Update
  • Superintendent Barry Sends Quarterly Update to Parents
  • APS Accepting Requests for Pilot Schools
  • Aurora Quest K-8 Now Taking Applications
  • APD Tests APS Incident Response Team
  • APS PACEsetters - Lane Lyon Lives for News
  • VISTA Scholars Program Begins for APS Seniors
Oct. 16, 2007
  • AYP Report Finds Gains at APS Middle Schools
  • APS Home to Colorado Teacher of the Year
  • APS Rallies for Student Programs
  • Outgoing Board Members Reception
  • Classified School Employees Week - Oct. 14-20
  • APS and AEA Come to Tentative Agreement on Pilot Schools
Sept. 28, 2007
  • Five Candidates Seek APS Board of Education Seats
  • APS to Honor Outgoing Board Members
  • Parent and Community Institute Offers Free Workshops
  • Gateway Students Hoist Flags in Honor of New Law
  • Nominate Someone for a Quarterly Award
Sept. 24, 2007
  • Barry Speaks at State of Schools Breakfast
  • Study Group Explores Possibility of Pilot Schools in APS
  • Board Adopts Building Name Changes
  • Hinkley H.S. Grand Opening
  • Forum Highlighted Hope, Education and Success for Students
  • "Support Colorado Schools" License Plate Available for Purchase
Aug. 17, 2007
  • Become a Part of the APS Team
  • APS to Break Ground on K-8 Magnet School
  • Finance Department Continues to Excel
Aug. 3, 2007
  • Superintendent, Broad Academy Featured in National Publication
  • Please Join Us on the First Day of School
  • Gateway Students Speak Up in 5280 Magazine
July 27, 2007
  • Please Join Us on the First Day of School
  • APS Centralized Admissions Extends Office Hours
  • APS Summer Bond Projects Advance
June 22, 2007
  • Interested in Running for the APS Board of Education?
  • APS Centralized Admissions to Hold Open House
  • Montview Makes Headlines in National Publication
  • Hinkley Ranked Among Top High Schools
  • AEF to Hold Annual Golf Classic
April 20, 2007
  • APS Offers New Online Safety Tip System
  • Upcoming Aurora Public Schools Events
  • Wheeling Students Enjoy "Lunch with Blue"
March 9, 2007
  • Aurora Central Basketball Team Advances to the State Championship
  • Moving From Troops to Teachers
  • APS Unveils Winning Logo
March 2, 2007
  • Students at the Top of Their Class
  • APS Adopts Centralized Admissions Process
  • New School Calendar for 2007-08
  • Vassar Students Write Their Place in History
Feb. 23, 2007
  • Closing Achievement Gaps in APS
  • CSAP--A Running Start to a Student’s Future
  • Hinkley Student Heads to Hawaii to Study Volcanoes, Marine Biology
  • Nominate Someone for a Quarterly Award
  • Mark Your Calendar for Savor the Flavor
Feb. 6, 2007
  • Log On to Vote for a New APS Logo
  • CSAP--A Running Start to a Student’s Future
  • Community Celebrates West Middle School’s Fresh New Look
  • Superintendent Barry Walks Door to Door to Reduce Truancy
  • Aurora Education Foundation Scholarships
  • Mark Your Calendar for Savor the Flavor
Jan. 19, 2007
  • APS Web Site Gets a Facelift
  • Keeping Kids in School
  • APS Art Teachers Showcase Their Talents
  • Superintendent's Quarterly Award Winners Announced
  • Aurora Education Foundation Scholarships
  • Mark Your Calendar for Savor the Flavor
Jan. 10, 2007
  • School Board Members...Devoted Leaders!
  • APS Saves $12 Million in Bond Program, Funds Extra School Construction Projects
  • APS Holds Transition Fair to Help Students after High School
  • Kenton Students Celebrate Superintendent's Reading Challenge
Dec. 8, 2006
  • Gateway High School Hosts Colorado Supreme Court Arguments
  • Nominate Someone for a Quarterly Award
  • APS Students Prove to be "Mad about Science"
  • Vaughn Volunteer Offers Time in the Classroom
  • Rangeview Students March in the Big Apple
  • Aurora Central 1979 Grad Named Hall of Famer
  • Arkansas Parents Offer Solutions
Nov. 17, 2006
  • APS Continues to Collect Feedback on Proposed Calendar
  • Colorado Distinguished Principal Honored in Washington D.C.
  • LRFAC Recommends Additional Bond Projects
  • West “Rolls Out” New After-School Class
Nov. 10, 2006
  • Former APS Superintendents Write Letter in Support of VISTA 2010
  • APS Celebrates American Education Week
  • Instructional Materials for Adoption on Display
  • APS Students Honor APD Police Officer Mike Thomas
  • Student Assignment Sparks Letters to President
Nov. 3, 2006
  • Questions About VISTA 2010? Barry Provides Some Answers
  • Attendance Area Open Houses Scheduled
  • Jewell Students are Telling Fish Stories
  • K-12 Counseling Council Accepting Applications
Oct. 17, 2006
  • Share Your Views on the New Strategic Plan
  • Town Hall Meeting at West Middle School Emphasized Security, Strategic Plan
  • APS Celebrates Read-Aloud Month
  • APS Student Writes Her Way to Rockies Game
Sep. 22, 2006
  • Town Hall Meetings
  • Barry Announces Deputy Superintendent
  • Listening Tour Keeps Superintendent Busy, Focused
  • New APS Recognition Program
  • Hinkley Senior Achieves Academic Perfection
Sep. 8, 2006
  • 9/11 Events and Superintendent Barry's First-hand Reflections
  • Please Join the District Accountability Committee for a Dinner and Dialogue
  • You're Invited to Attend the Family and Community Involvement Workshop
  • Superintendent Barry Expands VISTA 90-day Listening Tour
Aug.17, 2006
  • Superintendent Greets Students, Shares Vision, Issues Challenges
  • Welcome Back, Students!
  • APS Staff Members Offer Warm Welcome to Students
Aug. 8, 2006
  • APS Celebrates Opening of Newest K-8
  • Superintendent John L. Barry Invites You to "Share the View" on First Day of School
Aug. 3, 2006
  • Superintendent's First Week is Nonstop
  • It's Back to School Time!
  • Board of Education Reconvenes
  • Board President Writes Letter to Community
  • APS Celebrates Opening of Newest K-8
Jul. 17, 2006
  • Welcome Superintendent John L. Barry
  • William Stuart to Lead APS Educators
Jun. 28, 2006
  • John L. Barry Brings Many Resources to APS
  • APS Students Continue to Make Growth
  • Help Raise Money fore Kids
Jun. 15, 2006
  • APS Welcomes New Superintendent John L. Barry
  • Tragic Accident Calls Three APS Heroes to Action
  • Rangeview P.E. Teacher Powerlifts Way to Championship
  • APS Students on Summer Break Until August 15
Jun. 9, 2006
  • John L. Barry to Lead Aurora Public Schools - English / Spanish
Jun. 6, 2006
  • Board Will Soon Appoint John Barry as Superintendent of Schools - English / Spanish
May 30, 2006
  • Board Names Top Choice for Superintedent - English / Spanish
May 26, 2006
  • APS Superintendent Search Update - English / Spanish
May 22, 2006
  • APS Superintendent Finalists Named - English / Spanish
May 17, 2006
  • Board Narrows List of Superintendent Finalists
  • Park Lane Elementary Students Honor Longtime BOE Members
  • Congratulations, Retirees!
  • APS Students, Staff Gear Up for Marathon
  • APS Students Share Their Time, Talents
  • Destination Imagination Team Advances to Globals
  • APS to Offer Summer Aquatics Programs, Athletic Camps
May 4, 2006
  • 2006 APS Graduation Schedule
  • APS LRFAC Seeking Members
  • Parent Institute a Success - Plans Underway for Next One
  • Asian/Pacific Community Partnership Recognizes APS Employees
  • APS Students Continue to Grow
  • Third-Grade CSAP Reading Scores Released
Apr. 18, 2006
  • Board Thanks Students, Parents, Staff and Community Members for their Feedback
  • APS to Host Parent Leadership Institute
  • All That Jazz
  • APS to Host Annual "Festival of the Arts"
  • Kathy Reiner Named National School Nurse of the Year
  • Chicano Artist Leaves Impression on APS Students
  • News About APS
Apr. 4, 2006
  • Board Welcomes Community Groups to Superintendent Search
  • West Staff Welcomes Bond Improvements
  • New Child Development Center Offers Bright Start for Students
Mar. 22, 2006
  • Board Welcomes Public Input on Superintendent Search
  • Hinkley Teacher Earns National, Local Humanitarian Awards
  • APS To Build Gifted and Talented School
  • New "Peoria Elementary" to Open in Fall
  • Board Approves New Charter School
Mar. 13, 2006
  • Dianne Dugan Named Colorado Distinguished Principal of the Year
  • Cookie Hansen Honored as "Unsung Hero" Finalist
Mar. 7, 2006
  • Board Moves Forward with Superintendent Search
  • South M.S. Student Pens Homage to Hometown of New Orleans
  • Join AEF in "Savor the Flavor" Event
Feb. 24, 2006
  • Dalton's Dianne Dugan Finalist for Colorado Distinguished Principal
  • Join Us for the Grand Opening of Hinkley's New Media Center
  • BOE Considers Search Firms to Look for New Superintendent
  • Undefeated Aurora Central Ranked #1 in State, Earns Top Seed
  • APS Students Open Hearts to Aurora Senior Citizens
Feb. 8, 2006
  • Superintendent Bob Adams Announces Retirement
  • APS High School Students to Shine in Upcoming Performances
  • Aurora Central Boys' Basketball Team Ranked First in State
Jan. 20, 2006
  • Thank You APS Board Members
  • BOE Reviews Attendance Area Options
  • APS Art Educators Host Annual Exhibit
Dec. 6, 2005
  • School Accountability Reports
Nov. 22, 2005
  • North Attendance Area Open Houses Scheduled
  • School and Community Partner to Help Gregg Jones
  • Every APS Third Grader Now Owns a Dictionary
Nov. 10, 2005
  • APS Board Elects New Officers
  • Students and Staff Recognized for their Academic Success
  • Boundary Committee Formed to Address Capacity Challenges
  • Students Touching Lives Miles Away