CLDE Director Ashlee Saddler appeared on Fox 31 News and brought up the Welcome Center's role in the district's efforts to ensure students have access to education during the Covid-19 quarantine. Click the picture to watch the segment and read the transcript.
Chalkbeat covered the effort to use baptismal certificates as documentation for grade placement, including the Welcome Center's role in supporting with grade placement decision. Click the headline below to read the article.
Westword wrote a moving profile on APS graduate Eyni Ali. The article includes a description of the Welcome Center's interview and orientation process as part of the services the district offers to refugee families. Click the headline below to read the article.
Amazon Holiday Giveaway
Thanks to a generous partnership with Amazon, the APS Welcome Center was able to give books, toys, games, and household items to newcomer Aurora families.