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In-Person Learning Starts Tuesday, February 16th 2021

Monday - Thursday Every Week

Friday's are Remote Learning Days

The Main Office will be closed on Friday, February 26th 2021

Iowa community,

Please view the video below about our transition into Hybrid Learning starting January 19, 2021. If you have any questions or concerns please reach out to us at 303-751-3660 or feel free to email Principal Jason Smith at or your students teacher using their email found on the staff page.

If the video below is not working please use this link:

Thank you,


Accessing Second Quarter Report Cards

Iowa Community,

Starting Monday, December 14 parents/ guardians will be able to access and view student report cards using the Aurora Public Schools parent portal. Please visit and follow the directions below in order to view and print your student's report card.



Comunidad de Iowa

A partir del Lunes 14 de Diciembre, los padres / tutores podrán acceder y ver las boletas de calificaciones de los estudiantes utilizando el portal para padres de las Escuelas Públicas de Aurora. Visite y siga las instrucciones a continuación para ver e imprimir la boleta de calificaciones de su estudiante.



Portal Report Cards.pdf


Hello Iowa Community,

Please review the document below detailing the updated Hybrid Learning Implementation Guidelines for the 3rd quarter. If you have any questions regarding the information provided please feel free to reach out to Iowa via phone (303-751-3660) or email. Also, below you find the updated master schedule and calendar for the 3rd quarter.

Here are the links to the documents if you are having trouble viewing them:





Iowa Elementary School Hybrid Learning Implementation Guidelines.pdf
Iowa Elementary School Hybrid Learning Implementation Guidelines (Spanish Version)
Master Schedules 2020-21_ Hybrid - Grades K-5 Master Schedule_ Hybrid (2).pdf
3rd Quarter Hybrid Learning Calendar

Remote Learning Plan: Parent Handbook


Iowa Elementary Remote Learning Plan: Parent Handbook

Calling all Parents: Connect with APS Leaders Through Virtual Meetings

Calling All Parents: Connect with APS Leaders Through Virtual Meetings

Internet Essentials from Comcast

Internet Essential from Comcast brings you affordable, high-speed Internet. You may be eligible for 2 months of free Internet Essentials service. Available for new Internet Essentials customers only. Apply by December 31, 2020.

Please see the flyer for more details:

Internet Essentials 2 months free - apply by Dec 31 2020- English, Spanish_1-1.pdf
Internet Essentials 2 months free - apply by Dec 31 2020- English, Spanish_2-end.pdf

Can't Stop -Won't Stop

Feeding Our Kids 2020 - 2021 Grab & Go

Aurora Public Schools Nutrition Services is proud to announce that we will be serving ALL kids under 18 years of age Breakfast, Lunch, and Supper for FREE! We will also now be serving Breakfast and Lunch Grab and Go Bags for the weekend on Fridays - Fresh Produce and Milk included.

Iowa Bag Pick-Up will be by the Cafeteria Doors

Please see flyer below for participating locations!

Grab & Go Meals 20-21.pdf

20-21 Iowa Elementary School Supply List

Please click on the below links to access/print the list

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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. Thanks!

Home of the Bears!

Principal: Jason Smith

Assistant Principal: Kim Jansen

Dean of Students: Sally Myers

Secretary: Isela CortesClerk: Allison QuinnHealth Clerk: Annette Gray

Phone: 303-751-3660 Attendance: 303-326-1617

Fax: 303-326-1217

School Hours for the 2020-21 School Year

  • Start Time: 9:00 a.m. for K-5

  • Dismissal: 3:30 p.m. for K-5

  • Breakfast in the Classroom: 8:40AM-9:10AM

  • (Please DO NOT arrive at school before 8:40 a.m.)

  • Office Hours: 7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Our Mission

Our Purpose

Iowa cultivates an engaging environment where relationships are the integral part of growth and success. We ensure our students are empowered when challenged, can think critically, and are accountable to achieve in an ever-changing world.

We exist to provide students with a positive and challenging learning environment in order to prepare them for success in an ever-changing world.

Important Information

Absence Reporting

Upcoming Events

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

Absence 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


Check Your Student in for the 2020-21 School Year!

Use the Online Student Check-In System to update your student and family information, apply or re-apply for free and reduced lunch, and check them in for the 2020-21 school year!

Use el Sistema de Actualización de Datos en Línea para actualizar la Información de los estudiantes y la familia, aplicar para recibir alimentos gratuitos o a precio reducido y asegurar que su hijo esté listo para el año escolar 2020-21.

Download the APS Mobile App for Iowa!

Download and install the APS Mobile App on your phone from either the Apple Store or Google Play Store and register your student for Iowa Elementary. The mobile app will then be customized for Iowa!

View the presentation at the right to learn how to install and register, or view the full screen presentation here.

APS 2020 Backpack Checklists

APS 2020 Backpack Checklists - English & Spanish