3rd Grade Water Quality Tests

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The 3rd grade has asked the question, Is Tollgate Creek Healthy?  By performing water quality tests in the creek, students are building a picture of our creek’s health.  Here, students are collecting macro-invertebrates, sorting them, and analyzing their findings.   

Tech Fair

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Three Tollgate 5th grade students participated in the Aurora Tech Fair on Saturday, May 2nd, at Aurora Frontier.  All three students entered into the programming category, and took the top three places.  Gabe took first place, and created a game … Read More

Aurora Scholars

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On Tuesday, April 28th students from APS  were invited by the City of Aurora to be honored as Aurora Scholars.  Aurora Scholars are students who show the qualities of scholarship, leadership, or character within the school community. Arse from 2nd … Read More

Tollgate Celebrates College Week

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Students at Tollgate Elementary School of Expeditionary Learning celebrated College Week in mid-April.  In their classrooms, they discussed their dreams for college, teachers have shared their own experiences, and they have had time to research and learn about different careers. … Read More

Tollgate Students Discover How to Make Life Easier

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Innovations are largely driven by the quest to make life easier, a concept Tollgate Elementary School of Expeditionary Learning’s second grade students have enjoyed exploring. The class recently created and hosted The Kids Museum of Simple Machines to showcase simple … Read More

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