Goodwin Elementary School

18 Poplar Place,

North Aurora, IL, 60542-1573

Tel: (630)301-5003
Grades: KG-5

469 students

Goodwin Elementary School serves 469 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Goodwin Elementary School operates within the Aurora West Usd 129 School District.

Overview

The student population of 469 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 469 students
Goodwin Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Goodwin Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Goodwin Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Goodwin Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
Goodwin Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
24%
23%
Goodwin Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
14%
19%
Goodwin Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
55%
50%
Goodwin Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Goodwin Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Goodwin Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.66
Goodwin Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
18%
23%
Goodwin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
18%
26%
Goodwin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,639 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Aurora West Usd 129 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 13,639 797
Aurora West Usd 129 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $137 MM $10 MM
Aurora West Usd 129 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $135 MM $10 MM
Aurora West Usd 129 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,902 $10,546
Aurora West Usd 129 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,745 $10,416
Aurora West Usd 129 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Il Mathematics & Science Academy (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Jewel Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fearn Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • North Aurora Jewel Middle School
    1501 Waterford Rd
    North Aurora , IL , 60542
    (630)301-5010
    1.1  mi  |  693  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • North Aurora Fearn Elementary School
    1600 Hawksley Ln
    North Aurora , IL , 60542
    (630)301-5001
    1.2  mi  |  672  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Aurora Smith Elementary School
    1332 Robinwood Dr
    Aurora , IL , 60506
    (630)301-5015
    1.4  mi  |  494  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Aurora Il Mathematics & Science Academy
    Alternative School
    1500 Sullivan Rd
    Aurora , IL , 60506
    (630)907-5053
    Alternative School
    1.4  mi  |  642  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • North Aurora Schneider Elementary School
    304 Banbury Rd
    North Aurora , IL , 60542
    (630)301-5014
    1.6  mi  |  539  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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