District News

AHS BAND AND CHOIR TRAVEL TO DISNEY WORLD OVER SPRING BREAK

The Aurora High School Band and Choir will be performing in Disney World over spring break so be sure to stop by if you will be traveling in the area!

PERFORMANCE DATES & TIMES:

AHS Choir- Sunday, March 29 at 7:45 p.m. at "Waterside Stage" in Downtown Disney

AHS Band- Monday, March 30 at 9:45 p.m. at the Mainstream Electrical Pre-Parade in Magic Kingdom


MALLEY’S CHOCOLATE FUNDRAISER

The Malley’s Chocolate Fundraiser paper order forms are due back to the school buildings on March 2, 2015.  Pick-up for those orders will be March 24th at Craddock School from 4:00-6:30 p.m.  Please enter through Door #3.  The deadline for online orders is March 30th with orders greater than $60 earn free shipping.  Sellers can set up an online fundraiser link at http://www.malleys.com/register-1437


LEIGHTON SCHOOL YEARBOOK ORDERS

Leighton School Yearbook orders for this year are due back to the office by Friday, March 6th.  Order forms were sent home a few weeks ago.  If you would like to purchase a yearbook, please send in your order form along with $11.00 (in cash or a check) made payable to Ripcho Studio. Online orders will be accepted until March 3lst.  We do not order any extra yearbooks so it you would like one it must be ordered now. 


HARMON SCHOOL YEARBOOK ONLINE ORDERS

Now you can also order your Harmon School yearbooks online through Ripcho Studios.  Envelope orders need to be returned to school by January 30, 2015 and online orders will be accepted through March 31, 2015.  Below is a link with more information regarding online orders.

Ripcho Yearbook Online Order Information


GRADUATION ANNOUNCEMENT INFORMATION

Graduation Announcements will be delivered during lunch periods on Friday April 10, 2015.  If you owe a balance to Jostens, you may pay it online before April 10 or you may bring a check payable to Jostens on the day of delivery. Any announcements not paid in full will be held in Mrs. Lewis’s room until paid in full. 


LAST GENERAL AFTER PROM MEETING ~ Tuesday, April 7

The last general After Prom Meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 7th at 7 p.m. in the Senior Room. Parent donations (checks, gift cards, prizes, Indians tickets) are still being accepted to help make this evening a success!

Checks can be made to Toni Stepanek, 460 W. Homestead Drive, Aurora OH 44202.

Please contact Christine Smierciak with prize donations at scmierz@yahoo.com or (216) 407-8162.

Remember, even if you cannot attend the meeting, you can still help with After Prom!


Pre-K - 5 AURORA PARENT ACADEMY HOSTS SEMINAR SESSIONS ~ April 9, 2015

Parents who have kids in grades Pre-K - fifth grade are encouraged to attend the first in a series of Aurora Parent Academy seminar sessions on April 9th, 2015 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. located in the Leighton Elementary Media Center.

The two guest speakers include Mrs. Mary Alice Grasso, Nutrition Specialist at Heinen's, and Mrs. Alana Updegraff from the Kent State University Psychology Clinic. They will discuss topics such as children's nutrition, anxiety or worries, and focus and attention concerns.

For more information please click on the link below.

Aurora Parent Academy Flyer


GRANDPARENT’S TEA – Harmon School – April 17, 2015

Harmon School will be holding their annual Grandparent’s Tea on April 17, 2015.  The tea is for all 6th – 8th grade Harmon students and their grandparents or anyone they wish to adopt as a “Grandparent-For -A-Day.”   The tea will take place in the Harmon School Commons and will include refreshments provided by the PTO, entertainment, and a tour of Harmon School.  Guests should meet their student in the cafeteria at 9:00 a.m.

Click here for the Grandparent's Tea flyer/reservation form or you can use the button link below to reserve your space by Wednesday, April 15th.  


AHS AFTER PROM GIVE BACK NIGHT ~ Wednesday, April 15

EAT WINGS. RAISE FUNDS.

Come to Buffalo Wild Wings on Wednesday, April 15 to "eat wings and raise funds" for Aurora High School's After Prom Committee from 5:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m.

Please click on the link below for more information and the ticket for this event.

AHS After Prom Give Back Night 


CONGRATS TO THE OUTSTANDING GREENMEN AWARD WINNERS!

The Outstanding Greenmen Award is given to only 12 deserving seniors who are chosen based on their strong Academics, Service/Work, School Participation, Leadership & Charcter. Congrats to the following seniors: Anna Dirda, Pavel Galchenko, Cameron Goldston, Erin Grohe, Emma Jacobson, Brian McNamara, Broc Miller, Claire Mulvaney, Arianna Munoz, Ryan Ovalle, Amanda Sandstrom, and Brandon Zamary.

There are 12 Aurora educators being recgonized as well. Congrats to the following: Jason Burdett, Mark Dingman, Leigh Jacobson, Alicia Jimenez, Jeness Kington, Gayle Lewis, Melissa Lindley, Dave Munson, April Nenadal, Mary Pat Pavicic, Jay Price, and Kathy Wiemken.

Congratulation to both the seniors and the Aurora educators!


TREASURER'S DEPARTMENT AWARDED OHIO AUDITOR OF STATE AWARD ~ 4th CONSECUTIVE YEAR

Congratulations to the Aurora City School District's Treasurer's Department who received the Ohio Auditor of State Award for 2014. The Aurora Schools' excellent record keeping, timely financial reports, and clean audit reports has earned them this award. This is the 4th consecutive year the Aurora Schools' Treasurer's Department has receieved this honor.


AHS SUMMER ACADEMY 2015

Forms for the AHS Summer Academy will be available on April 6, 2015.  They will be available on the AHS website, in the AHS main office and in the HMS main office.  The courses are offered as follows:

Personal Finance (½ credit) Monday, June 8 through Friday, June 26, 2015 (10th, 11th, & 12th grade only)

Physical Education* (¼ credit) Monday, June 8 through Friday, June 26, 2015

Health (½ credit) Monday, July 6 through Friday, July 24, 2015 (10th, 11th, & 12th grade only)

Art 1 (½ credit) Monday, July 6 through Friday, July 24, 2015