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Altura Elementary
1650 Altura Blvd.
Aurora, CO 80011 [map]
Fax: 303-326-1204
Carrie Clark
Rita Affleck
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Welcome to Altura Elementary!

Altura Wildcats!



Altura Positive Behavior Principles

  • R = Responsible -  I act with honesty and integrity. I am prepared and in charge of my own behavior.
  • O = Outstanding - I persevere and work toward excellence in everything I do, even when it’s challenging.
  • A = Always Safe - I make choices that keep me and others safe!
  • R = Respectful -    I take pride in myself, my attitude, my environment, and the way I treat people.

APS Vision:

To graduate every student with the choice to attend college without remediation.

Altura’s Mission:

All students will gain the knowledge, values, and skills to excel as learners in order to meet or exceed standards and contribute to their community as responsible, outstanding, safe and respectful citizens.

2013-2014 School Hours
8:35 a.m. - 3:05 p.m.

1650 Altura Boulevard
Aurora, Co. 80011
Phone: 303-340-3500
Fax: 303-326-1204

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Getting Ready for Kindergarten 2014-2015 School Year

Kindergarten Information Meeting 2014-English

Kindergarten Information Meeting 2014-Spanish

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