Aurora Scholars 2018
The City of Aurora recently held a ceremony to recognize hundreds of Aurora Public Schools students as "Aurora Scholars” for the positive contributions they have made in their communities and schools. The annual event, now in its ninth year, was created to bring city officials, school district staff and families together to honor the achievements of Aurora’s future leaders.
Vista PEAK Exploratory P-8
Julia Wasiak, 1st grade
Jozlynn Martinez, 2nd grade
Lexani Mora Carrera, 3rd grade
Aliyah Miller, 4th grade
Lyric Lewis, 5th grade
Madinatou Kouanda, 6th grade
Cynara Turner, 7th grade
Alondra Villalobos Vargas, 8th grade
Veterans Day 2017
Veterans Day at VPE - almost fifty service members, Veterans, Active Duty, National Guard and Reserves & from the Korean War. Lunch was provided and our school was brightly decorated in red, white and blue and full of blue starts. Children, staff, and faculty wrote the names of family who are serving or have served in our Military.
Help for Houston
THANK you APS for your donations in support of Helping Houston! You showed up big today. Our unified efforts will bring joy and a sense of care and comfort to many across the miles. Also, Aurora Hills, Arkansas, and VPE have more to be picked up in the morning. Additionally, $3000 was received from Target, Barnes and Nobles contributed 250 books and Beyond the Blackboard just dropped off $500. This is our Core beliefs in action- Community partnerships provide vital resources and opportunities for students and families.
Mehran we appreciate you and are proud! Safe travels without hindrance, harm, or delay friend and remember to come back!!!
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Congratulations to our Aurora Scholars! Eight Vista Peak Exploratory students, one from every class 1st-8th grade, was honored on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at Overland High School.
These students were selected by teachers in each grade level for being an overall first-rate student and an excellent member of the school's community.
The following is our Vista Peak Exploratory's Aurora Scholars:
|McKenna Hieb, 1st Grade||Jordan Loria, 5th Grade|
|Serena Hakim, 2nd Grade||Nathan Gutierrez, 6th Grade|
|Dimpna Castaneda, 3rd Grade||Kendra Selby, 7th Grade|
|Aniya Turner, 4th Grade||Ben Spengler, 8th Grade|
Colorado Girls Elevated
Congratulations to Jayden O'Dell
Recipient of the Young Lady Of Distinction award at the Colorado Reach Your Expo.