Aurora High School

Aurora High School serves 385 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the NE average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Aurora High School operates within the Aurora Public s School District.
The school district's 98% graduation rate is higher than the NE state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 385 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 385 students
Aurora High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Aurora High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Aurora High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 11:1
Aurora High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
2%
Aurora High School Asian (1988-2007)
Hispanic
4%
16%
Aurora High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
n/a
6%
Aurora High School Black (2000-2012)
White
92%
71%
Aurora High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Aurora High School Sch Ethnicity Aurora High 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.
0.15 0.25
Aurora High 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.
20%
34%
Aurora High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
7%
9%
Aurora High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,219 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 98% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Aurora Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 1,219 352
Aurora Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 98% 91%
Aurora Public s School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $5 MM
Aurora Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $13 MM $5 MM
Aurora Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,188 $13,761
Aurora Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,179 $13,000
Aurora Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hampton High School (6.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Aurora Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aurora Preschool (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Aurora Aurora Middle School
    300 L St
    Aurora , NE , 68818
    (402)694-6915
    0.1  mi  |  264  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Aurora Aurora Preschool
    409 J St
    Aurora , NE , 68818
    (402)694-6707
    0.2  mi  |  42  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Aurora Aurora Elementary School
    300 H St
    Aurora , NE , 68818
    (402)694-3167
    0.3  mi  |  528  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Hampton Hampton High School
    458 5th St
    Hampton , NE , 68843
    (402)725-3116
    6.7  mi  |  92  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Hampton Hampton Elementary School
    558 5th St
    Hampton , NE , 68843
    (402)725-3233
    6.7  mi  |  92  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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Nebraska public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.25, which is lower than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Nebraska is Kearney West High School School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Nebraska or national school diversity statistics.