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68%
  • Wolfs Crossing Elementary School
  • 3015 Heggs Rd, Aurora
  • CUSD 308
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 593
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
66%
  • The Wheatlands Elementary School
  • 2290 Barrington Dr, Aurora
  • CUSD 308
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 651
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
66%
  • Homestead Elementary School
  • 2830 Hillsboro Blvd, Aurora
  • CUSD 308
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 677
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
63%
  • White Eagle Elementary
  • 1585 White Eagle Dr, Aurora
  • Indian Prairie CUSD 204
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 558
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
62%
  • Metea Valley High School
  • 1801 N Eola Rd, Aurora
  • Indian Prairie CUSD 204
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,749
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
62%
  • Bednarcik Junior High School
  • 3025 Heggs Rd, Aurora
  • CUSD 308
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 713
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
60%
  • Nancy Young Elementary School
  • 800 Asbury Dr, Aurora
  • Indian Prairie CUSD 204
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 622
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
60%
  • Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary
  • 2700 Stonebridge, Aurora
  • Indian Prairie CUSD 204
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 783
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
59%
  • Still Middle School
  • 787 Meadowridge Dr, Aurora
  • Indian Prairie CUSD 204
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 846
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
58%
  • Francis Granger Middle School
  • 2721 Stonebridge, Aurora
  • Indian Prairie CUSD 204
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 991
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
58%
  • Fred Rodgers Magnet Academy
  • 157 N Root St, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: 3 - 8 · Students: 449
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
55%
  • Waubonsie Valley High School
  • 2590 Ogden Ave, Aurora
  • Indian Prairie CUSD 204
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,527
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
54%
  • Reba O Steck Elementary School
  • 460 Inverness Dr, Aurora
  • Indian Prairie CUSD 204
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 604
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
47%
  • Peter M Gombert Elementary School
  • 2707 Ridge Rd, Aurora
  • Indian Prairie CUSD 204
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 438
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
43%
  • Fischer Middle School
  • 1305 Long Grove Dr, Aurora
  • Indian Prairie CUSD 204
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 937
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
40%
  • Mccarty Elementary School
  • 3000 Village Green, Aurora
  • Indian Prairie CUSD 204
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 680
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
34%
  • Freeman Elementary School
  • 153 S Randall Rd, Aurora
  • Aurora West USD 129
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 580
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
29%
  • Georgetown Elementary School
  • 995 Long Grove Dr, Aurora
  • Indian Prairie CUSD 204
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 521
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
23%
  • Hall Elementary School
  • 2001 Heather Dr, Aurora
  • Aurora West USD 129
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 587
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
21%
  • East High School
  • 500 Tomcat Ln, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 3,758
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
21%
  • Washington Middle School
  • 231 S Constitution, Aurora
  • Aurora West USD 129
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 734
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
20%
  • Herget Middle School
  • 1550 Deerpath Rd, Aurora
  • Aurora West USD 129
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 688
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
20%
  • Mccleery Elementary School
  • 1002 W Illinois Ave, Aurora
  • Aurora West USD 129
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 618
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
18%
  • Jefferson Middle School
  • 1151 Plum St, Aurora
  • Aurora West USD 129
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 697
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
18%
  • Hill Elementary School
  • 724 Pennsylvania Ave, Aurora
  • Aurora West USD 129
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 613
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
15%
  • West Aurora High School
  • 1201 W New York St, Aurora
  • Aurora West USD 129
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 3,678
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
14%
  • C F Simmons Middle School
  • 1130 Sheffer Rd, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,027
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
13%
  • Greenman Elementary School
  • 729 W Galena Blvd, Aurora
  • Aurora West USD 129
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 687
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
12%
  • C I Johnson Elementary School
  • 1934 Liberty St, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 314
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
12%
  • C M Bardwell Elementary School
  • 550 S Lincoln Ave, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 830
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
11%
  • K D Waldo Middle School
  • 56 Jackson St, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 924
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
11%
  • G N Dieterich Elementary School
  • 1141 Jackson St, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 608
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
11%
  • Henry W Cowherd Middle School
  • 441 N Farnsworth Ave, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 975
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
10%
  • Olney C Allen Elementary School
  • 700 S Farnsworth Ave, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 765
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
9%
  • Smith Elementary School
  • 1332 Robinwood Dr, Aurora
  • Aurora West USD 129
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 500
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
9%
  • John Gates Elementary School
  • 800 7th Ave, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 656
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
9%
  • Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School
  • 1000 Jungles Ave, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 778
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
9%
  • L D Brady Elementary School
  • 600 Columbia St, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 488
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
8%
  • Mabel O Donnell Elementary School
  • 1640 Reckinger Rd, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 480
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
7%
  • Edna Rollins Elementary School
  • 950 Kane St, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 443
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
6%
  • W S Beaupre Elementary School
  • 954 E Benton St, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 322
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
6%
  • Oak Park Elementary School
  • 1200 Front St, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 646
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
n/a
  • Il Mathematics & Science Academy
  • 1500 Sullivan Rd, Aurora
  • Il Mathematics & Science Academy
  • Grades: 10 - 12 · Students: 650
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Prairie Children Preschool
  • 780 Shoreline Dr, Aurora
  • Indian Prairie CUSD 204
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 561
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
n/a
  • East Aurora Hs Rssp
  • 1685 N Farnsworth Av, Aurora
  • Kane ROE
  • Grades: 8 - 12 · Students: 31
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Child Service Center Preschool
  • 1480 Reckinger Rd, Aurora
  • Aurora East USD 131
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 131
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
n/a
  • West Aurora Hs Rssp
  • 1720 N Randall Rd, Aurora
  • Kane ROE
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 11
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Stem Partnership School
  • 405 S Gladstone Ave, Aurora
  • STEM Partnership School
  • Grades: 3 - 8 · Students: 149
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Indian Plains Alternative School
  • 1322 N Eola Rd, Aurora
  • Indian Prairie CUSD 204
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 71
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 7:1
n/a
  • Hope D Wall Tmh Child Dev Center
  • 449 New Indian Trl, Aurora
  • Aurora West USD 129
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 167
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
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Aurora school information

IndexAuroraIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores31%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio24:118:116:1
Total public schools423,93879,221
Total private schools211,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools33067,963
The Aurora, IL educational system consists of 42 public schools, 21 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools. Aurora public schools have average test scores of 31% which is 3% lower than than the Illinois average and 38% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Aurora public schools is 24:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 74.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 72.7% have completed high school, 31.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Aurora

IndexAuroraIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade74.8%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school72.7%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college56.1%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree38.2%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors31.1%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters11.2%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.3%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.2%1.3%

There are a total of 42 public schools, 21 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Aurora. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Aurora, IL schools is 31%. The average student to teacher ratio is 24:1. In Aurora, IL, an average of 74.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 72.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Aurora schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Aurora, IL schools.

Source: The Aurora, IL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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