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Mission

The APS Welcome Center assists APS refugee and immigrant families in becoming more familiar with and accustomed to the Aurora Public Schools System.

The Aurora Public Schools Welcome Center (APSWC) strives to make the transition for new immigrant and refugee students to Aurora Public Schools (APS) as comfortable and successful as possible.  The APSWC was established in 2015 with the goals of assisting refugee and immigrant students and their families with adjusting to APS schools and increasing the academic success of refugee and immigrant students through targeted programming.  The APSWC is privileged to work with the diverse students comprising the APS population, who speak over 130 different languages.

Unified Job Description

My job is to accelerate learning for every APS student, every day.

I do my job by assisting refugee and immigrant families new to the country and new to APS, and supporting their students as they transition into APS schools.

My community needs me to do my job.