Fearn Elementary School

  • Fearn Elementary School serves 615 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 32% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Fearn Elementary School's student population of 615 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students615 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fearn Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fearn Elementary School is 0.59, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1069 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
27%
26%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
58%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fearn Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.590.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAurora West USD 129 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • North Aurora Jewel Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 654 students
    0.2 miles
    1501 Waterford Rd
    North Aurora, IL 60542
    (630)301-5052
    0.2 6-8 654
  • North Aurora Goodwin Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 377 students
    1.2 miles
    18 Poplar Pl
    North Aurora, IL 60542
    (630)301-5052
    1.2 PK-5 377
  • Aurora Success Academy Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 6-12 | 118 students
    1.6 miles
    1720 N Randall Rd
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630)301-5050
    1.6 6-12 118
  • Aurora Il Mathematics & Science Academy Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 10-12 | 647 students
    1.7 miles
    1500 Sullivan Rd
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630)907-5053
    1.7 10-12 647
  • Batavia Grace Mcwayne Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-5 | 360 students
    2.2 miles
    3501 Hapner Way
    Batavia, IL 60510
    (630)937-8100
    2.2 K-5 360

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