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Black Lives Matter Week of Action: Jan 31-Feb 4

Aurora School is joining again with schools across the country in the Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action to celebrate Black excellence, joy and organized resistance. We encourage all families to participate in the learning and action. To complement in-class...

Aurora Summer Camp registration opens Feb. 1

It's another Summer of Fun at Aurora! We've just posted the schedule for Aurora's Summer Camps programs. Our camp season runs from June to August and will include our ever popular Theater Arts Camp, Creators & Explorers Camp, and in partnership with TechKnowHow,...

COVID-19 Prevention Program (CPP) for Aurora School

Aurora School's COVID Safety Plan consists of two components: the COVID-19 Prevention Program (included in this post) and the COVID-19 School Guidance Checklist (on the previous post). And for the latest information from Alameda County, please visit the Public Health...

COVID-19 School Guidance Checklist

COVID-19 School Guidance Checklist

In compliance with the Alameda County Health Department, here is Aurora's COVID-19 School Guidance Checklist. Download the checklist (PDF)

Aurora to Launch Middle School in the Fall of 2021

Aurora to Launch Middle School in the Fall of 2021

Aurora’s Board of Trustees and Head of School Abbie Koss are proud to announce the opening of an Aurora middle school in the fall of 2021! Since 1988 Aurora has blazed a trail for K-5 progressive education in the Bay Area and will now extend its mission to grades six...

Fall 2020 Reopening Plan

The following is our most current update on our planning for the 2020-21 school year. Our goal remains to work within the guidance from the State and County Public Health Departments and move toward safely reopening school. Given our small class sizes, ample classroom...

COVID-19 Travel Policy for Start of School 2020 (June 25, 2020)

June 25, 2020 Dear Aurora Families, We hope you are enjoying the first days of summer. As some families may be considering travel over the summer, we wanted to share our travel policy as it relates to COVID-19 and the start of the school year. (Our first day of school...

Planning Update for the 2020-21 School Year (June 12, 2020)

June 12, 2020   Dear Families, What a year it’s been! I’m immensely grateful for your patience, understanding, and support as we quickly shifted into the remote learning world. We couldn’t have done it without you. Thank you for hanging in there and giving us...

Planning for the 2020-21 School Year (April 29, 2020)

April 29, 2020 Dear Aurora Parents, We hope that you and your children are all healthy and have found ways to navigate these unprecedented times. At Aurora, we have adjusted to remote teaching and continue to refine its delivery based on your feedback. Although we do...

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