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Solar Eclipse Safety

On August 21, 2017 at about 11:45 AM, a near total eclipse of the Sun will be visible in Aurora. We anticipate that many teachers will want to take their students outside to view this rare event, hence safety is a prime consideration. … Continue reading
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Digital Badging in APS

Aurora Public School students have the opportunity to demonstrate their achievement of 21st century skills acquired not only in traditional academic settings, but also in their communities and job experiences. Digital Badges help students tell a story about what they … Continue reading
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Cultures of Thinking in APS

Here's a look at how Vista PEAK Exploratory and Aurora Public Schools are creating cultures of learning based on the book 'Creating Cultures of Thinking' by Ron Ritchhart in the math classrooms featuring our very own 3rd grade teacher, Kasia … Continue reading
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Indoor Recess Policy

(Below 20 degrees includes wind chill) Indoor or Outdoor AM Recess If the weather goes below 20 with wind chill, raining, snowing, too windy or for any other reason we deem unsafe for students to be outside, we will call … Continue reading
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School Accountability Committee

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