District News

LEIGHTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL NAMED NATIONAL BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL 2016 blue

The Aurora City School District’s Leighton Elementary School has been named a National Blue Ribbon School (2016) by the U.S. Department of Education.  Congratulations to the students, staff, and administrators at Leighton Elementary School.  Superintendent Pat Ciccantelli said, “This is a tremendous accomplishment and a great honor.  Congratulations to Paul Goodwin and the entire staff on this outstanding achievement!  We are all very proud!”

For more detailed information about the U. S. Department of Education’s Blue Ribbon Award Program, please go to: U.S. Department of Education Blue Ribbon Awards


BOYS’ SOCCER TEAM HOLDING 2ND ANNUAL BREAST CANCER T-SHIRT FUNDRAISER A

The Aurora Schools’ boys’ soccer team will be holding their 2nd annual Breast Cancer Fundraiser with t-shirts being sold during the homecoming football game on September 30, 2016.  They will also be available to purchase during school lunch periods the week of October 3rd.  The minimum donation for a t-shirt is $10.  With each t-shirt that is purchased comes a raffle entry to win an Ultimate Sports Booster pass.  100% of the proceeds will go to the American Cancer Society.  Thank you for supporting this cause.

Please click HERE  for more information and an image of the t-shirt design.


AHS VOLLEYBALL TEAM HOSTING 2016 VOLLEY FOR A CURE ~ October 4, 2016

The AHS Volleyball team will be hosting a 2016 Volley for A Cure event on October 4, 2016 during the Freshman, JV and Varsity games from 4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.  Join the teams (including Revere) for a special recognition of family members currently battling cancer (or cancer survivors) prior to the 6:30 p.m. Varsity game.  The night will also include a bake sale, boot collection and games/prizes along with entry to the games with a donation at the door.  All proceeds will go to the Susan G. Komen Foundation.  We hope to see you at this special event!

Please click on the flyer link below for more detailed information.

Volley For A Cure Flyer


AURORA HIGH SCHOOL PARENT-TEACHER CONFERENCES Conf

The parent/teacher conferences provide an opportunity for you to discuss your child’s academic progress with his/her teachers.

Wednesday, November 2 and Thursday, November 10, 2016 

5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  10 minute scheduled appointments

8:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.  Drop in conferences

 

The following traveling teachers will be available at the high school on only one date:

November 2: Mrs. Draime

November 10:  Mr. Burdett & Mr. Nabring

Please use the following links to schedule your conferences online:

For: Wednesday, November 2nd

For: Thursday, November 10th


MILLER SCHOOL INTEGRATED PRESCHOOL COMMUNITY PEER APPLICATION AND SELECTION PROCESS FOR THE 2017-18 SCHOOL YEAR

The Miller Elementary School Integrated Preschool Community Peer Application and Selection Process will be taking place for the 2017-18 school year.   Applications will be available until October 31, 2016 in the Miller School office and at the link below.  Please return the application to the Miller School Secretary on or before October 31, 2016. 

The lottery numbers will be drawn on November 7th, 2016 and you will be notified by mail of your lottery number.  If your child’s lottery number has been drawn, you will be notified by phone during the first week of February as to the date of the screening.

Please click on the links below for more detailed information and the application form.  If you have any questions, please contact the Miller School office at 330-562-6199.

Integrated Preschool Brochure

Preschool Screening Guidlines 2017-18

Preschool Application Form 2017-18


PSAT/NMSQT 2016 TESTING DATE ~ Wednesday, October 19, 2016

The 2016 Practice SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test will be given on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 7:40 a.m. at Aurora High School.

Registration begins September 26, 2016 and ends October 12, 2016.

Please click on the following link for more information and registration: 

PSAT/NMSQT Information/Registration Form


AURORA ROBOTICS HOLDING “FILL THE TRUCK” EASTER SEALS FUNDRAISER Easter Seals

The Aurora Robotics programs will be having a “Fill the Truck” fundraiser in conjunction with Easter Seals in the Aurora High School parking lot.  It will be held on Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Clothing donations will be accepted along with miscellaneous items including, dishes, kitchenware, small picture frames, wall hangings, small children’s toys/ games, knick knacks, jewelry, books, CDs/DVDs/VHS tapes.  Tax donation receipts will be available.  Thank you in advance for your donation! 


HARMON SCHOOL 9/11 SPEAKER VIDEO AVAILABLE

Harmon School hosted a 9/11 presentation with guest speaker George Slay, a survivor of the September 11, 2001 NYC World Trade Center tower attacks.  To hear his story and view the presentation video, please click Read More below.


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