Freeman Elementary School

153 S Randall Rd
Aurora, IL 60506
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Freeman Elementary School serves 583 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Freeman Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Freeman Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Freeman Elementary School's student population of 583 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students583 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Freeman Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Freeman Elementary School is 0.60, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1772 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
44%
26%
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Black
7%
17%
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White
45%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAurora West USD 129 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Freeman Elementary School is West Aurora High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Stem Partnership School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Aurora Stem Partnership School Alternative School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 3-8 | 198 students
    0.4 miles
    405 S Gladstone Ave
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630) 844-5626
    0.4 3-8 198
  • Aurora West Aurora High School Math: 22% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,665 students
    0.5 miles
    1201 W New York St
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630) 301-5600
    0.5 9-12 3,665
  • Aurora West Aurora High School Rssp Alternative School
    Grades: 9-11 | 16 students
    0.6 miles
    1720 N Randall Rd
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630) 232-5963
    0.6 9-11 16
  • Aurora Jefferson Middle School Math: 14% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 640 students
    0.7 miles
    1151 Plum St
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630) 301-5009
    0.7 6-8 640
  • Aurora Greenman Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 604 students
    0.8 miles
    729 W Galena Blvd
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630) 301-5052
    0.8 PK-5 604

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