Don't forget to read this summer! The Aurora City Schools want to wish everyone a safe and fun summer! Thank you General Electric for supporting our students with a 2nd Grade Grant Wishing Patty Minrovic and Kathy Mrsnik a wonderful upcoming retirement!

Aurora City School District News

AURORA BAND CALENDAR SALE ~ Monday, August 3, 2015

The Aurora High School Band will be selling their CALENDARS OF EVENTS door-to-door on Monday, August 3, 2015 from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.   In addition, you can purchase the school calendar after the door-to-door sales event at Mazzulo's Market and Imagine That in Aurora.  

 Thank you for your support!


CROSS COUNTRY EL CAMINO RESTAURANT FUNDRAISER ~ August 5, 2015

The Aurora Greenmen Cross Country Team is inviting you to a fiesta at the El Camino Restaurant (395 N. Aurora Rd.) all day on Wednesday, August 5, 2015.  Dine in or carry out, 20% of your check will benefit the AHS Cross County Program.  You must present the flyer below when ordering.  Thank you for your support!

RUN IN AND GRAB SOME GREAT FOOD!

El Camino Fundraiser Flyer


OHIO HAS 1st BACK TO SCHOOL “SALES TAX HOLIDAY”

The Ohio Senate has recently enacted Senate Bill 243 which exempts the purchase of clothing or school supplies under $75 from Ohio sales tax for three days in August 2015. Ohio’s “Sales Tax Holiday” will occur on August 7-9, 2015.  This is a one-year pilot program that will need future approval in order for continuation of the program.  For a complete listing of eligible items (laptops and tablets are not included), please click on the link below.

Ohio Sales Tax Holiday Eligible Item Listing


LEIGHTON SCHOOL NEW TO DISTRICT PARENT/STUDENT ORIENTATION MEETING ~ Thursday, August 13, 2015

A Leighton School Orientation Meeting for parents and students in grades 3-5 that are new to the Aurora City School District will take place on Thursday, August 13, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at Leighton School.


HARMON SCHOOL AND AURORA HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE/CHROMEBOOK/PARKING PERMIT PICK UP ~ TUESDAY, AUGUST 11, 2015

Harmon and Aurora High School student class schedules and Chromebooks for the 2015-16 school year will be available for pick up on Tuesday, August 11, 2015.  They can be picked up in the Aurora High School cafeteria from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. and in the evening from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.  This is also the time that students will be issued and register their Chromebooks so it is important that ONLY the student or student’s parent pick up the schedule and Chromebook. The student’s lunch code will be needed.

For those that cannot pick up schedules/Chromebooks on August 11th, schedules will also be available for pick up in the Guidance Office and Chromebooks will be distributed and registered in the Media Center.  Please pick up the schedule first and then the Chromebook.

AHS student parking permits will also be available to purchase for $15.00 from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. during schedule pick up.  Student parking permit registration forms can be found at schedule pick up or here.


AOA FORMAL WEAR FITTINGS FOR 9th GRADERS ON AUGUST 11, 2015

The Aurora Orchestra Association would like all 9th grade orchestra students (girls & boys) to stop by the orchestra room on Wednesday, August 11, 2015 to be fitted for their formal wear.  This is the same day you are to pick up your high school class schedule, so BE SURE to stop by the orchestra room to be fitted for your concert formal wear (skirt and top or tuxedo jacket and pants). Fittings will take place at the school from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Please be prepared to change into the formal wear so dress appropriately.  THIS IS IMPORTANT so that uniforms can be purchased if needed; as well as, altered and dry-cleaned to be ready for your October concert.

PARENTS:  We need your help!  The fitting will take place from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. so any amount of help is appreciated.


AURORA CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT’S 2015-16 SCHOOL SUPPLY LISTS AVAILABLE ON-LINE

School supply lists for the 2015-16 school year are available on-line for students in grades Preschool - 8.

There is no school supply list for Aurora High School students.   Each teacher will inform their students as to what materials they will need for class at either new student orientation or the first day of class. It is recommended that all high school students come prepared with basic school supplies, such as spiral notebook paper, folders, pencils, and pens, on the first day of school and the calculator that corresponds with the math class they are taking.  (Integrated Math 1 BLOCK or Integrated Math 1- Graphic Calculator TI 83+ or TI 84+ (TI 89 is not recommended). 

To find your student's supply list, go to the Aurora Schools’ website homepage and then go to either the Parent Portal or Student Portal at the top of the page.  Scroll down to the School Supply Lists title to find each grade level listed and select.


LEIGHTON SCHOOL BACK TO SCHOOL KICK OFF MEETINGS ~ August 17 & 18, 2015

Leighton School will be holding a Back To School Kick Off, an expansion of their previous Meet and Greet program, on Monday, August 17, 2015 for 4th and 5th grade students and on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 for 3rd grade students.

The program schedule for both meetings will be as follows:

4:00 - 4:25 PM : Drop off school supplies, greet  teachers and explore new classroom

4:25 - 4:30 PM:  Students will walk to the gym to meet with Mr. Goodwin, principal, and Ms. Curry, guidance counselor, while parents stay in your student’s classroom.

4:30 - 5:00:  Teacher presentation to parents

5:00 - 5:15:  Specials teacher presentations

5:15 - 5:30:  Pick up your student from the gym.


MILLER SCHOOL INTEGRATED PRESCHOOL MEET & GREET/ICE CREAM SOCIAL

The Miller School Integrated Preschool Meet & Greet and Ice Cream Social will take place on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 in the lower level Preschool Classrooms at Miller School from 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  For more information, please click on the flyer link below.

Preschool Meet & Greet Flyer


“GETTING TO KNOW YOU DAYS” FOR CRADDOCK SCHOOL STUDENTS

Craddock School students will have “Getting To Know You Days” on August 20 & 21, 2015.  These “Getting To Know You Days” will help us to complete state required individualized reading assessments.  Parents please look for the notice that specifies which day your child’s assessment day will be, which will be included in your August letter.  A classroom schedule for Craddock School can also be found here

Students will only attend one of the assessment days, so your child may attend on Thursday, August 20th and stay home on Friday, August 21st, or stay home on Thursday, August 20th and attend on Friday, August 21st.   


SUMMER BOARD OFFICE/SCHOOL BUILDING OFFICE HOURS

The Aurora City Schools are currently operating on a summer schedule in order to conserve energy wherever possible. The following hours for each school building will be in effect until the 2015-16 school year begins in August.

School Board Office ~ Monday - Thursday, 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Closed on Friday’s beginning June 12 – August 1, 2014.  If registration is needed on a Friday the Board Office is closed, please call 330-954-2228 to make arrangements.

Aurora High School ~ Monday - Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Harmon Middle School ~ Monday - Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.             

Closed Month of July

Leighton Elementary School ~ Monday – Thursday, 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Closed Month of July

Craddock Elementary School  ~ Monday - Thursday, 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Closed Month of July

Miller Elementary School ~ Monday - Thursday, 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Closed Month of July


FIRST DAY OF PRESCHOOL ~ Monday, August 24, 2015

The first day of Preschool at Miller School for the 2015-16 school year is Monday, August 24, 2015.


5th GRADE MATH AUTOBIOGRAPHY SUMMER PROJECT

Incoming 5th grade student Math Autobiography Summer Project information can be found below.

Math Autobiography Summer Project Information


5th GRADE SUMMER READING INFORMATION

For more information regarding 5th Grade Summer Reading, please click on the link below.

5th Grade Reading Parent Letter

5th Grade Summer Reading 


4th GRADE SUMMER READING INFORMATION

Oh, the places you’ll go while reading this summer! 

For more information regarding 4th Grade Summer Reading, please click on the link below.

4th Grade Summer Reading Information


3rd GRADE REQUIRED SUMMER READING

The 3rd Grade Summer Required Reading information and requirements, along with the Summer Book Jacket Project and Book Project Jacket links, can be found below.

3rd Grade Summer Reading Information/Requirements

Summer Book Jacket Project

Summer Book Jacket


BE A CRADDOCK SCHOOL BLUE RIBBON READER THIS SUMMER

This summer Craddock School students can be Blue Ribbon Readers.  All you have to do is complete a summer reading journal to track the number of minutes you spend reading or being read to.  Bring the completed journal back to school in the fall and receive a Blue Ribbon Reader Award and a special invitation to attend an Exclusive Blue Ribbon Reader Event on September 3, 2015.

Click on the link below for the Blue Ribbon Reader Incentive Program Information and forms. 

Blue Ribbon Reader Packet

Have fun reading this summer!


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Upcoming Events & Calendar

Aug
11
Harmon/AHS Schedule/Chromebook Pick Up
@AHS Cafeteria
Tuesday, 8/11/2015
Aug
12
AHS Schedule Changes
@AHS Guidance Office
Wednesday, 8/12/2015
Aug
13
Aug
17
Leighton Back to School Kickoff ~ 4th & 5th Graders
@Leighton School
Monday, 8/17/2015
Aug
18
New Student Orientation ~ Grades 6-12
@School Building
Tuesday, 8/18/2015
Aug
18
Preschool Meet and Greet/Ice Cream Social
@Miller Elementary School
Tuesday, 8/18/2015
Aug
18
Leighton School Back to School Kickoff ~3rd Grade
@Leighton School
Tuesday, 8/18/2015
Aug
19
First Day of Classes
@District
Wednesday, 8/19/2015
Aug
20
Getting To Know You Days
@Craddock Elementary School
8/20/2015 - 8/21/2015
Aug
24
First Day of Preschool
@Miller Elementary School
Monday, 8/24/2015

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