• Welcome to East Middle School!
    Welcome to East Middle School!
  • East is... an IB World School
    East is... an IB World School
  • East is... An Aurora LIGHTS School
    East is... An Aurora LIGHTS School
  • East is... accelerating learning for every student, every day
    East is... accelerating learning for every student, every day
  • East is... shaping successful futures
    East is... shaping successful futures
  • Inspired daily to be amazing!
    Inspired daily to be amazing!
  • Proud to be an East Eagle!
    Proud to be an East Eagle!

East Middle School Mission 

Teach every student the knowledge, skills, and values necessary to enter high school and become a contributing member of society who flourishes in a diverse, dynamic world.


East  Middle School Vision

Empowering all students to be

Accountable and successful with a lifelong love of learning and

Self-discovery to thrive and positively contribute to a dynamic world

Today and tomorrow.


Panera Bread Basketball/Athletics Fundraiser

Bring or show THIS FLYER to the cashier when you place your order and Panera Bread will donate a portion of the proceeds from your purchase to East Athletics.

The event will be at the Panera Bread at 12293 East Iliff Avenue, Aurora, CO 80014 on Wednesday, February28, 2018 between 4:00pm and 8:00pm


Prepare Your Students for State Testing

Many of our students will participate in state testing this spring. Participation is important because results help students, parents and teachers understand whether students have mastered the content they need to know by the end of the school year to be on track for college and career success. Please help your students prepare to do their very best on these upcoming assessments.

To view the testing letter and related information, please visit aurorak12.org/testing

Prepare a sus hijos para las pruebas estatales

Muchos de nuestros estudiantes participarán en las pruebas estatales durante esta primavera. La participación es importante porque los resultados ayudan a los estudiantes, padres de familia y maestros, a comprender si los estudiantes han dominado los contenidos que deben saber para el final del año escolar, para así estar preparados para el camino a la universidad y una carrera.  Por favor ayuden a sus hijos a prepararse y que tengan su mejor desempeño en las pruebas que vienen.  

Para leer la carta sobre las evaluaciones estatales, y toda la información relacionada, acuda al sitio: aurorak12.org/testing.


APS Students - Courtney Wilborn (East Middle) & Sister Diondra Wilborn (Hinkley) traveled to Los Angeles, CA

MACKTRACK ELITE athletes and APS students Courtney Wilborn (East Middle School) who is the 2017 Middle School Long Jump, 200 and 400 meter champion & sister Diondra Wilborn (Hinkley High School) the 2017 EMAC 300 meter hurdle champion, were in Los Angeles thew weekend of 12/2/17 for a 3 hour classroom clinic with the Fastest Woman Alive! Carmelita Jeter and her legendary track coach John Smith.  

Coach Smith has consistently produced track and field champions, gold medalists and world record holders, and was honored as the U.S. Olympic Committee’s national track and field coach of the year in 1999.  Steve Lewis, Danny Everett, Marie-Jose Perec, Kevin Young, Inger Miller, Ato Boldon, Quincy Watts, Maurice Greene, Micky Grimes, Tori White, Angela Williams and Nicole Denby, Carmelita Jeter, who holds the second fastest 100 m time after Florence Griffith-Joyner. He also coaches Norwegian sprinter Jaysuma Saidy NdureNigerian sprinter Blessing Okagbare, Commonwealth Games Champion, and English Gardner, NCAA Champion at Oregon and US Outdoor Champion and others have all benefited from the insight and guidance of Coach Smith. 

Carmelita Jeter has run 10.64 in 100 meters, watch 2009 race here and in 2012 she ran the anchor leg on the Olympic gold medal 4x100 relay team that set the world record watch the race here


Four sixth graders from East Middle School have participated in Rocky Mountain PBS’ Super School News. Their segment of the award-winning mini television series was seen on RMPBS channel 6 the week of December 17, 2017:


East Middle School Assistant Principal Frutoso Chavez is a veteran helping fill the gap in Colorado’s teacher shortage on Fox 31 News in Denver


East Middle School Conventional Calendar for 2017-2018 School Year (English and Spanish)






View the “Dress for Success” policy for 2017-2018!



Sign Up your Child for Student Accident Insurance!
Read more and learn how to apply.


Guidelines For Keeping Children Home During Illness


Latest East Middle School News & Announcements

EPP (Eagle Pride Party)

On Saturday, November 19th, East held its first Eagle Pride Party (EPP) event.  This event was really about changing the perception of Saturday school.  Our goal was to change Saturday school from a... Read More