Aurora Elementary School

  • Aurora Elementary School serves 520 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 83% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 67% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Aurora Elementary School's student population of 520 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students520 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Aurora Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Aurora Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Aurora Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall School Rank#265 out of 918 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Aurora Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Aurora Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
7%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Aurora Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Aurora Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
90%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Aurora Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Aurora Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Aurora Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.190.53
This chart display the diversity score of Aurora Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Aurora Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Aurora Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAURORA PUBLIC SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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