Who are we? The Innovation Zone at Aurora Public Schools is a network of five schools, within the Aurora Public Schools System. Please see below to learn more about our amazing schools and locate links to their individual pages. 


Boston P - 8 School 

School Vision: Boston P-8’s vision is to be a unified, global community of lifelong learners who strive for excellence and compassion for self, each other, and our world!

Principal: Ruth Baldivia | Email: rjbaldivia@aps.k12.co.us | Phone: (303) 364-6878 | Website 


Crawford Elementary School 

School Vision: In partnership with our families and community, we engage students in a relevant, rigorous, and equitable standards based education in order to accelerate student growth, and create a culture of global leaders who are problem solvers, innovators and creative thinkers.

 Principal: Jenny Passchier | Email: jlpasschier@aps.k12.co.us | Phone: (303) 340-3290 | Website 


Paris Elementary School 

School Vision: We explore the world by asking questions, gathering and examining evidence and using what we learned to draw conclusions.

Principal: Tammy Stewart | Email: tlstewart@aps.k12.co.us | Phone: (303) 341-1702 | Website 


Aurora West College Preparatory Academy

School Vision: Our graduates will be community advocates, intercultural collaborators, and empowered leaders in order to be college-, career-, and life-ready.

Principal: Taisiya "Taya" Tselolikhina | Email: tatselolikhin@aps.k12.co.us | Phone: (303) 366-2671 | Website 


Aurora Central High School

School Vision: Aurora Central High School' s mission is to develop global leaders who have the knowledge, skills, and habits of mind necessary to shape a successful future. 

Principal: Gerardo De La Garza | Email: gadelagarza@aps.k12.co.us | Phone: (303) 340-1600 | Website 


Interested in learning more about Our ACTION Zone Schools? 

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