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/
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
You are cordially invited to attend an informational parent meeting!
ELA-PARENT ADVISORY COUNCIL (EPAC)
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Refreshments, interpretation and childcare will be provided. If interpretation services are needed in a language other than Spanish, please contact Rosa Levia Aguilar at 303-340-0510, x28383 at least three days prior to the meeting to arrange an interpreter.
We are looking forward to seeing you there!
Approved District Calendars for 2017-18 and 2018-19 is available for download in English and Spanish at the APS School Newsletter Portal. You may also access the article directly here:
The APS Communication Department
Please note that updates have been made to the district's Nondiscrimination Policies: