Aurora Middle School

Aurora Middle School serves 188 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Aurora Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

Aurora Middle School's student population of 188 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students188 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Aurora Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Aurora Middle School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1591 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
99%
9%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
n/a
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.020.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAurora Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Aurora Middle School is Metro Schools Charter (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Metro Schools Middle Charter (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aurora Charter School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Aurora Charter School Charter School
    Grades: PK-4 | 235 students
    0.1 miles
    2101 E 26th St
    Minneapolis, MN 55404
    (612) 870-3891
    0.1 PK-4 235
  • Minneapolis Metro Schools Charter Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 254 students
    0.3 miles
    620 Olson Memorial Hwy
    Minneapolis, MN 55411
    (612) 722-2555
    0.3 9-12 254
  • Minneapolis Metro Schools Middle Charter Charter School
    Grades: 5-8 | 134 students
    0.3 miles
    620 Olson Memorial Hwy
    Minneapolis, MN 55411
    (612) 722-2555
    0.3 5-8 134
  • Minneapolis Banaadir Academy Charter School
    Grades: PK-6 | 249 students
    0.4 miles
    1130 7th Street North
    Minneapolis, MN 55411
    (612) 722-9013
    0.4 PK-6 249
  • Minneapolis Banaadir South Charter School
    Grades: K-6 | 114 students
    0.4 miles
    2827 26th Ave. South
    Minneapolis, MN 55406
    (612) 281-8682
    0.4 K-6 114

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