250 E Indian Trl
Aurora, IL 60505
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Benavides Steam Academy serves 446 students in grades Kindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Benavides Steam Academy's student population of 446 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-1
Total Students
446 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Benavides Steam Academy is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
Hispanic
88%
26%
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Black
7%
17%
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White
3%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.22
This chart display the diversity score of Benavides Steam Academy and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Benavides Steam Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-1
  • Students: 446 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22 (Btm 50% in IL)

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