The district has established a partnership with Raytheon , providing their content expertise in curriculum, mentoring students, expanding after school programs, assisting in parent meetings, assisting with in-school projects and providing relevant instruction for students.
In addition, APS has built partnerships with additional companies and other entities in the area. Possible partnerships might include: Lockheed Martin, Buckley Air Force Base, Hughes Space Communication Company, Northrup Grumman, United Airlines, Ball Aerospace. Activities might include tutoring, coaching, internships, job shadowing speakers, field trips and mentoring.
Higher Ed Partnerships
APS has developed higher education partnerships that include Community College of Aurora, Colorado School of Mines, University of Colorado/Boulder, University of Colorado/Denver and Denver University. Partnerships include acceptance of APS students in STEM areas of study, professional development for teachers, curriculum support, classes for teachers, student teacher/intern placement, etc.