Kenton Elementary School


The ROAD to Success Starts at Kenton!

Respectful Open-minded Accountable Determined

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New Bell Times!

    • Arrive outside 7:45-7:55 a.m.

    • Start Time: 8:00 a.m.

    • Dismissal: 2:30 p.m.

Registration / Records - Please contact:

Andrea McGowan

KENTON NEWS

Join Us for the APS Back to School Kickoff on Aug. 6!

APS is excited to host our 14th annual Back to School Kickoff to celebrate the beginning of the 2022-23 school year, where you can enjoy free goodies, food, entertainment and more. Join us Saturday, Aug. 6 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Town Center at Aurora. Free backpacks and school supplies will be provided to APS students while supplies last.

Read at Home Resources for Students

Students and parents can access books to read at home using their personal device:

This site includes:

    • TumbleBooks

    • Overdrive for Students in APS

    • Pen Pals

    • Stack Up resources

    • and more!

Once Refugee Parents Awaken To Their Role In Schools, The ‘System Will Never Be The Same’

When it comes to participation in their children’s education, refugee families often face overwhelming barriers. The challenges run from teachers who speak a different language to incomprehensible rules and customs.

In the end, newcomer children often slip further and further behind their peers.

At Kenton Elementary — part of Aurora Public Schools — fifth grade teacher Gracie Binder is about to start her next parent teacher conference. First, there’s something she has to do. She needs to call for a Burmese interpreter.