Health Education

A Resource for Teachers and Administrators working to meet the Personal Wellness education needs that will contribute to shaping the goals, skills and futures of the students in the Aurora Public School System (APS 2020: Shaping the Future).

Health Education delivered in APS is built upon medically accurate, age appropriate, culturally sensitive and evidence based curriculum that is aligned to the Colorado Academic and National Health Education Standards.

Looking for HealthSmart website? HEALTHSMART LOGIN ADDRESS

Looking for information on the laws about Age of Consent in Colorado? Click here.

Looking for lessons for 6-12 students around Marijuana Information/Usage? Click here.

Check out recent #healthedhappenings in APS Schools :

  • Vista Peak Exploratory's 3rd grade team conducted a Nutrition Unit along with the help of their nurse, Julie Thigpen (who is also the Colorado School Nurse of the Year!) The resources shown can be checked out from us, just email Kenny Webb or Sarah Coleman.

Site Guest Speaker Process Form: Please use this if you are interested in having a Guest Speaker in your school.

  • In Need of Training? Our first date for Elementary and Middle School will be 10/30/18! Click here for more details.

Gateway School-Based Health Center is Now Open

Aurora Public Schools now has 4 School Based Health Centers to provide low to no cost medical care for students and their siblings. Medical, Dental and Behavioral Health Services are provided at all 4 clinics. The clinics are staffed by staff from Aurora Mental Health, Children’s Dental and Every Child Pediatrics, formally named Rocky Mountain Youth Clinic. Clinic days, hours, locations and phone numbers are listed below.

Olympian Wellness Center - Gateway High School - NEW CLINIC

9:00-5:00 Monday and Wednesday

1:00-5:00 Tuesday and Thursday

1300 S. Sable Blvd Aurora,CO 80012


  • Able to see any APS student or their sibling

Trojan Wellness Center - Aurora Central High School

9:00-5:00 Tuesday through Friday

11700 E. 11th Ave Aurora, CO 80010


  • Able to see any student or sibling attending Aurora Central High School or any feeder schools.

Laredo Kids Clinic

9:00-5:00 Monday through Thursday and every other Friday

1420 Laredo Street Aurora, CO 80011


  • Able to see any APS student or their siblings

Crawford Kids Clinic

8:00-4:00 Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday; 8:00-6:00 Tuesday, every other Friday

1600 Florence Street Aurora, CO 80010


  • Able to see any APS student or their siblings