Dalton Elementary

In-Person Learning Arrival/Dismissal Procedures

In case you missed it last week, check out this video ( you will need to download the video to view it) about what you can expect if your child is returning for in-person learning. A couple important reminders from the video:

  • Students and families are required to wear masks at all times while on Dalton’s campus, except during scheduled and supervised mask breaks at recess.

  • At arrival, students will line up at their designated location.

  • Parents who wish to, must wear a mask to walk their child to their arrival line.

  • Students will be dismissed from the same area, and parents may use the drive-through pick-up lane. Parents who are walking must wear a mask, wait in the designated waiting areas, and maintain social distancing from other families.

  • Please wait for students to come to you, rather than approaching the line of students leaving the building at the end of the day.

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The Vision of Dalton Elementary is to provide engaging opportunities to learn and grow in an environment that challenges and nurtures all learners to achieve their goals and reach their full potential for personal and professional success.

Mission: In partnership with our community, our knowledgeable and dedicated staff will foster individual student success by:

  • Building strong relationships with students and families

  • Engaging students in high-quality, challenging, standards-based instruction

  • Developing students’ social and emotional skills in a safe, respectful, and positive learning environment

  • Recognizing the strengths and meeting the needs of our diverse students

  • Empowering students to take risks and achieve their goals

APS Launches Parent Playbook Website


Aurora Public Schools recently launched the web-based APS Parent Playbook to further support parents and families as they navigate the remote learning landscape in the 2020-21 school year. Families can use the site to find academic, mental health and other vital resources. Additionally, parents can meet and chat virtually with APS leaders. Surveys are also available for parents to give feedback on highs and lows of the week as well as how the information presented can be improved.

Visit https://parentplaybook.aurorak12.org for more information


El Distrito de las Escuelas Públicas de Aurora lanza el sitio web: La Guía para Padres de APS (APS Parent Playbook)

El Distrito de las Escuelas Públicas de Aurora recientemente lanzó la Guía de APS para Padres (APS Parent Playbook), una herramienta virtual, que ofrece apoyo adicional para los padres de familia, a medida que se van orientando por los entornos del aprendizaje en línea en este año escolar 2020-21. Las familias de los estudiantes pueden utilizar este sitio web para encontrar recursos vitales para los estudios, la salud mental y otros aspectos. Además, los padres de familia podrán reunirse y chatear en línea con los dirigentes de APS. También hay encuestas disponibles para que los padres de familia puedan compartir sus comentarios sobre lo que funcionó bien y lo que pudo mejorar durante la semana, al igual que dar sus aportes para mejorar la manera en que se presenta la información.

Visite parentplaybook.aurorak12.org para más información.

Get Your Students Ready for School Next Year!

Use the Online Student Check-In System to update your student and family information, apply or re-apply for free and reduced lunch, and check them in for the 2020-21 school year!

Use el Sistema de Actualización de Datos en Línea para actualizar la Información de los estudiantes y la familia, aplicar para recibir alimentos gratuitos o a precio reducido y asegurar que su hijo esté listo para el año escolar 2020-21.

Latest News

Upcoming Events

Bookfair Flyer.pdf


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Dalton Picture Days

Cohort A - Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Remote - Friday, October 30, 2020

Cohort B - Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Picture Retake Day Friday, December 11, 2020

You can also access the online ordering portal by going to www.mymjthomas.com and entering our schools event password (located on the 2nd page of this picture form). You may also print this order form and attach check or cash and bring it in on picture day!

APS Grab and Go Meals Flyer for Start of 2020-21 School Year - English and Spanish

Download the APS Mobile App for Dalton!

Install the APS Mobile App on your smartphone, register as a parent at Dalton Elementary, and get quick access to important Darlton resources, messages and announcements directly from you phone!

Installing the APS Mobile App - Dalton