Aurora Public Schools

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Officials: High Participation Across Colorado For New Tests

On the eve of the first round of Common Core testing, the Colorado State Board of Education declared its support for parents’ right to choose to keep their children from being assessed.

05/02/2015

Copter4 flew over the Aurora Justice Center where protesters gathered Friday morning (credit: CBS)

3rd Day Of Walkouts For Hundreds Of Metro Area Students

Several hundred high school students in the Denver metro area walked out of class for a third day in protest of the police action in Ferguson.

12/05/2014

Cherry Creek School buses plugged in (credit: CBS)

Schools Plan For Cold Mornings By Warming Buses Overnight

School districts across the Denver metro area plan ahead to ensure their school buses are running on time during bitter cold mornings so students don’t have to wait outside for too long.

11/13/2014

Students from the Boulder Valley School District order lunch at a food truck that rotates among high schools in the district. (credit: Boulder Valley School District)

Not Your Parents’ School Lunch: Districts Innovate With Food Trucks, Smartphone Apps

School meals served now are likely unrecognizable to parents. Although the staples — pizza, hamburgers, chicken nuggets — remain, they’re joined by chorizo quesadillas, harvest sweet potato bakes and Asian crispy chicken bowls, just to name a few.

09/05/2014

Boys and Girls Club (credit: CBS)

National Boys & Girls Clubs Week Focuses On New CEO, Goals

These Boys and Girls Club kids may look like they are just creating art right now but they are honing skills to use later on in life.

03/27/2014

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How Cold Is Too Cold For School?

Every school district has a different policy about how cold is too cold for school. Thursday some districts decided it was too cold for such an early start so they delayed start times.

02/06/2014

Gary Campbell (credit: Arapahoe County Sheriff)

Aurora Schools Employee Arrested In Child Prostitution Sting

An Aurora Public Schools employee is among eight men arrested in a child prostitution sting.

07/22/2013

D. Rico Munn (credit: law.du.edu)

Aurora Public Schools Makes Selection For New Superintendent

Aurora Public Schools gave its suggestion for who it wants to lead its district on Monday.

04/09/2013

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Finalists For Aurora Public Schools Superintendent Announced

Four finalists for Aurora Public Schools open superintendent position have been announced.

03/26/2013

The Truancy Reduction Team (credit: CBS)

Aurora Truancy Reduction Team Getting Results

A group from Aurora Public Schools has been going door to door to encourage students to get back to school.

02/05/2013

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