Iowa Elementary - Home of the Bears!
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Iowa Elementary School
16701 East Iowa Ave.
Aurora, Colorado 80017 [map]
Phone 303-751-3660
Fax 303-326-1217

Principal: LuAnn Tallman
TOSA: Michael Perez
Clerk: Norma Barrios
Secretary: Wendy Kickland

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Welcome to Iowa Elementary School


Our Mission:

  • Our Iowa community is committed to the belief that learning occurs throughout a person's life.
  • We understand that our purpose is to inspire a diverse student population to become life-long learners.

We will prepare our students to meet the challenges of a changing world and to be successful in the work necessary to thrive in that world.

The 2016 Proposed APS Bond Program - Click here to learn more about proposed projects that benefit EVERY school in APS

Office Hours: 7:30 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Absent Reporting: 303-326-1617
Please call in absences before 8:00 A.M. on the day of the absence or leave a message on the answering machine before or after office hours.
Please give:

  • Child's name
  • Date and reason for absence
  • Name of person calling

School Hours for the 2016-2017 School Year

Start time:
9:10 A.M. for K-5

3:40 P.M. for K-5

Breakfast in the Classroom:
8:50 A.M. - 9:20 A.M.  

**Please DO NOT arrive at school before 8:45 A.M.

Office Hours
7:30 A.M - 4:00 P.M.

Wendy Kickland - Secretary
Norma Barrios - Clerk
Dolly Woods - Health Clerk

Download the Iowa 2016-17 Calendar Here

 The parking lot is for staff and volunteers ONLY! Please park on the street (not the fire lane) when dropping off or picking up your students.  Thank you!


Running Club 2016!!!

Running Club

We are very excited to announce that Iowa Elementary will have a Running Club for 2nd -5th graders.  We will meet on Tuesdays from 4:00 -4:45p.m., starting Tuesday, September 6, 2016 ending November 1, 2016.  (Weather Permitting) Please come to the playground by the basketball court at 4:00 p.m. Wear appropriate clothing and tennis shoes. Bring a water bottle. A permission slip must be filled out for students to participate (which can be found in by clicking the link below).  There is one permission slip per family. Be sure to include all of the 2nd-5th graders in your family.  We would also appreciate it, if any adult can volunteer to help in any of those days.


Download the Permission Slip Here



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