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Students in Grades PreK - 5 will be learning REMOTELY starting November 30th

11/16 - 11/20 - Week "B" (Cohort B Kindergarten students are in person)

Iowa Community,

With a return to full remote learning after Thanksgiving break please review the document below . If you have any questions and/or concerns please feel free to reach out to your student's teacher or to a school administrator.

Iowa Elementary: (303) 751-3660

Thank you,


Remote Learning Plan: Parent Handbook


Iowa Elementary Remote Learning Plan: Parent Handbook


Holiday Gift Shop is a tradition at our school!

We know the students always look forward to shopping for mom, dad, and the rest of the family!

We didn’t want them to miss out this year so, we’re doing the program online!

Please help support our school and have your student’s go online to choose

their own special gifts for the family!

Go to to shop

Iowa Elementary – School Code IOWA

All orders must be placed no later than Friday, December 11th!

  • Student will need to enter their school code to shop.

  • Payment will be made with a credit or debit card.

  • All orders placed online will be sent directly to the student’s home.

  • Students will receive a free self-sealing mylar gift bag for every item purchased!


¡La tienda de regalos navideños es una tradición en nuestra escuela!

¡Sabemos que los estudiantes siempre esperan comprar a mamá, papá y el resto de la familia!

No queríamos que se perdieran este año, así que estamos haciendo el programa en línea!

Por favor, ayude a apoyar nuestra escuela y haga que su estudiante se vaya en línea para elegir sus propios

regalos especiales para la familia!

Ir a a comprar

Iowa Elementary – Código Escolar IOWA

¡Todos los pedidos deben realizarse a más tardar el Viernes 11 de diciembre!

  • El estudiante deberá ingresar su código escolar para comprar.

  • El pago se realizará con tarjeta de crédito o débito.

  • Todos los pedidos realizados en línea se enviarán directamente a la casa del estudiante.

  • ¡Los estudiantes recibirán una bolsa de regalo de mylar con cierre automático gratis por cada artículo comprado!


Hello Iowa Community,

Please review the document below detailing the Hybrid Learning Implementation Guidelines. If you have any questions regarding the information provided please feel free to reach out and we will get an answer for you. Here are the links to the documents if you are having trouble viewing them:





Iowa Elementary School Hybrid Learning Implementation Guidelines

Calling all Parents: Connect with APS Leaders Through Virtual Meetings

Calling All Parents: Connect with APS Leaders Through Virtual Meetings

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Please see the flyer for more details:

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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.

Meals for next week:

Tuesday, November 17th - Chik-Fil-A (First Come, First Serve)

Wednesday, November 18th - Domino's (First Come, First Serve)

Thursday, November 19th - Thanksgiving Dinner

Please see flyer below for participating locations!

Iowa Families,

Grab and go meals will continue to be served through Dec. 31. However, meals will not be served at Iowa during Thanksgiving and Winter break. Please see the flyer below for more information and to find a site that is serving meals over break. Thank you!

APS Grab &Go Meals Flyer for Start of 2020-21 School Year - English and Spanish

APS will continue to offer free meals for families. Families can pick up free meals at any of our 47 drive-through grab-and-go locations. Meal pick up is from 10:45-11:30 a.m. Monday-Friday. Most APS high schools also have an evening pick-up time from 4:15-5:00 p.m.

For the holiday breaks, meal service will be available at 16 sites from 10:45-11:30 a.m. and at five of our high schools from 4:15-5 p.m. The schedule for holiday weeks will be as follows:

  • Thanksgiving Break:

    • Free meals will be served November 23-25 (Monday-Wednesday). On Wednesday, Thanksgiving meal kits will be provided along with meals for Thursday-Sunday.

  • Winter Break:

    • Free meals will be served December 21-23 (Monday-Wednesday). On Wednesday, holiday meal kits will be provided along with meals for Thursday-Sunday.

    • Free meals will be served December 28-30 (Monday-Wednesday). On Wednesday, meals for Thursday-Sunday will be provided.

    • The regular weekday schedule will resume on the week of Jan. 4. Free meals will be served January 4-8 (Monday-Friday). On Friday, meals for Saturday and Sunday will be provided.

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: Cesar Castaneda

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

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