APS Vision: Every student shapes a successful future.
Mission Statement: The mission of the Aurora Public Schools Early Childhood Education Department is:
To provide the foundational opportunities that ensure all early childhood learners will engage in and benefit from their experiences to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to reach high levels of learning for future success.
APS 2020 Mission: “In partnership with our community, we accelerate learning for all students to develop the knowledge, skills and character necessary to shape successful futures.” The opportunities for early learning provide a strong foundation that will help to ensure academic success.
Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
(no school on Wednesdays)
Preschool student attendance days for 2012-2013 will be: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday (Preschool students will not attend school on Wednesday). If your child is going to be absent or arriving late, please call our office at 303-363-0484.
- 9:30 am - 12:15 pm morning sessions
- 1:15 pm - 4:00 pm afternoon sessions
Child Find Testing: Call 303-326-3631 ext. 28431 for additional information or concerns regarding your child's development.
Colorado Preschool Program: classrooms are in session Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. There is No school on Wednesdays. Classroom teachers are using Teaching Strategies GOLD (TS GOLD) Objectives for Development and Learning assessment system. TS GOLD is an observational assessment tool designed to assess how children develop and learn. For additional information regarding our curriculum, please visit the ECE website at http://ece.aurorak12.org/curriculum/
Starting on May 30, 2017 APS Nutrition Services will offer free meals for children ages 1 to 18 years old. There are several school locations that are participating. Please click on the flier below to view the times and locations. Adults can also purchase breakfast and lunch. (información en español en el foyeto abajo)
Thank you and have a great summer!
Let's Move Aurora Healthy Fair
Join us on Saturday, April 29, 20017 at Hinkley High School. Check out the APS flier for registration details and event information:
Laredo CDC recently hosted a reading event for APS Leaders as Readers and we celebrated Dr. Seuss's Birthday on March 2nd!
Check us out!
Laredo CDC Parents,
Get ready for our Spring Happy Camper Book Fair! S'more fun with books!
When: Monday, March 13 to Friday, March 17th
Time: 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Where: Laredo CDC Gym
We will offer a wide selection of books for everyone's budget! We have Spanish titles too! We accept cash, credit card or payment by check!
The Aurora Public School administration is informing parents about the increase in mumps cases in Colorado. Please read the letter from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (click on the link below). If your child is not up to date with his/her MMR vaccine, or if your child has an exemption, you will receive a copy of this letter. To become informed about mumps disease, please access the "mumps page" at the Disease Control and Environmental Epidemiology Division's website at: https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/cdphe/mumps