Leighton Elementary School News

AURORA SCHOOL BUILDINGS CLOSED & COMPUTER/TELEPHONE SERVICES UNAVAILABLE ON FRIDAY, JULY 22, 2014

Due to computer maintenance, ALL school buildings in the Aurora City School District will be closed and will not have telephone, internet or email service on Friday, July 25, 2014.  The district’s regular summer building hours and phone service will resume again on Monday, July 28th.  Thank you for your patience.


MEET OUR NEW ADMINISTRATOR’S NIGHT ~ Monday, August 4, 2014

The Aurora City School District’s PTO would like to extend an invitation to meet our new administrator’s for the fall.  Please join them on the evening of Monday, August 4, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at   Leighton Elementary School where our new administrators, Julie Troman (Craddock School principal),  Mike Janatovich (Harmon School assistant principal), and Paul Goodwin (Leighton School principal) will all be on-hand to introduce themselves and meet community members. 

We hope you can join us to get to know them better and welcome them to our district.


AURORA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM SPONSORS 5th ANNUAL MATTRESS FUNDRAISER - ONE DAY ONLY ~ Saturday, August 2, 2014

The Aurora Schools’ Football program will host their annual mattress fundraiser for the fifth year in a row on Saturday, August 2, 2014.  If you are in need of a NEW, name brand, high-quality mattress set (much higher quality and 30-60% below retail!), then come to Aurora High School from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on that day. There will be brand new mattress sets with factory warranties on display to try and experts on hand to answer any questions.  Delivery is available. 

All proceeds go directly to the football team.

For a more detailed informational flyer and a coupon, please click on the link below.

Football Team Mattress Sale 2014 Flyer


AURORA SCHOOL DISTRICT 2014-15 SCHOOL SUPPLY LISTS AVAILABLE ON-LINE

School supply lists for the 2014-15 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.

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.


SPECIAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT PARENT COMMUNICATION FORUM “How IDEA Funds Are Spent” ~ August 7, 2014

The Aurora City Schools’ Special Services Department will be holding a Parent Communication Forum (PCF) on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. The topic will be How IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) Funds Are Spent.  Dr. Kathy Mrsnik will be the presenter.  It will be held in the Leighton Media Center. 

Please click on the link below for an informational flyer.

Special Services August 2014 PCF Flyer


LEIGHTON SCHOOL 4TH AND 5TH GRADE SUMMER READING REQUIREMENT BOOKMARKS

Leighton School 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students who have received their report cards should have also found their summer reading bookmarks enclosed. The Summer Reading Project is for ALL incoming Leighton students in 3rd, 4th and 5th grades. This is their summer reading requirement and it will be their first Language Arts grade in the fall.  The bookmarks can also be found at the links below.

3rd Grade Reading Requirement Bookmark

4th Grade Reading Requirement Bookmark

5th Grade Reading Requirement Bookmark


AURORA CITY SCHOOL BUILDING OFFICE SUMMER 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 2014 -15 school year begins in August.

School Board Office ~ Monday - Thursday, 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Closed on Friday’s beginning June 13 – 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


AURORA SCHOOLS’ PTO SCHOOL SUPPLY SALE

The Aurora Schools’ PTO is currently sponsoring the sale of prepackaged school supplies for the upcoming 2014 -15 school year.  The sale runs until July 28, 2014.  On-line ordering is available and orders can be customized. 

For more details and contact information, please view the flyer linked below.  The pricing listed on the flyer excludes tissues, Ziplock bags and hand sanitizer.  Prices will change if the order is customized.

PTO School Supply Sale Flyer


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