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  • Aurora Elementary School
  • 300 L St, Aurora
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 515
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Aurora Middle School
  • 300 L St, Aurora
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 288
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Aurora High School
  • 300 L St, Aurora
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 369
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Aurora Preschool
  • 300 L Street, Aurora
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 51
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1

Aurora school information

Average Test Scores77%75%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools378079,221
Total private schoolsn/a18224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a567,963
The Aurora, NE educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Aurora public schools have average test scores of 77% which is 2% higher than than the Nebraska average and 56% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Aurora public schools is 15:1, compared to 13:1 in Nebraska and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 91.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 90.9% have completed high school, 28.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Aurora

Completed 8th grade91.7%88.4%84.3%
Completed high school90.9%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college63.4%63.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.3%40.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.2%30.0%30.3%
Completed masters9.7%9.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.9%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.2%1.3%

Aurora, NE School Districts

Aurora Public Schools

There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Aurora. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Aurora, NE schools is 77%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Aurora, NE, an average of 91.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.9% 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, NE schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Giltner, NE37287%77%
Henderson, NE97185%72%
Hampton, NE46781%64%
Chapman, NE24472%46%
Polk, NE33660%21%
Aurora, NE4,45977%56%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Middletown, MD4,46068%37%
Geneva, AL4,45645%9%
Elberton, GA4,45622%56%
Crestline, OH4,46360%21%
Lawrenceville, IL4,46417%65%
Aurora, NE4,45977%56%
Source: The Aurora, NE 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.