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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 54 public schools in Aurora, IL, serving 39,660 students.
  • Aurora, IL public school have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Aurora have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Aurora, IL are Stem Partnership School, Metea Valley High School and Wolfs Crossing Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the Illinois public school average of 15:1.

Top Aurora, IL Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Bednarcik Junior High School Math: 53% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 20%
    3025 Heggs Rd
    Aurora, IL 60503
    (630)636-3489

    Grades: 6-8 | 712 students
  • Benavides Steam Academy
    250 E Indian Trl
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630)299-5554

    Grades: K-1 | 446 students
  • C F Simmons Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1130 Sheffer Rd
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630)299-4150

    Grades: 6-8 | 990 students
  • C I Johnson Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1934 Liberty St
    Aurora, IL 60502
    (630)299-5400

    Grades: K-5 | 270 students
  • C M Bardwell Elementary School Math: 10% | Reading: 17%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    550 S Lincoln Ave
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630)299-5300

    Grades: K-5 | 821 students
  • Child Service Center Preschool
    1480 Reckinger Rd
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630)299-7590

    Grades: PK | 138 students
  • Early Childhood Dev Center
    278 E Indian Trl
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630)844-5102

    Grades: PK | 288 students
  • East Aurora High School Rssp Alternative School
    Math: <50%
    1685 N Farnsworth Av
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630)232-5963

    Grades: 10 | 12 students
  • East High School Math: 17% | Reading: 18%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    500 Tomcat Ln
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630)299-8000

    Grades: 9-12 | 3904 students
  • Edna Rollins Elementary School Math: 3% | Reading: 6%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    950 Kane St
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630)299-5480

    Grades: K-5 | 333 students
  • Fischer Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1305 Long Grove Dr
    Aurora, IL 60504
    (630)375-3100

    Grades: 6-8 | 909 students
  • Francis Granger Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Top 10%
    2721 Stonebridge
    Aurora, IL 60502
    (630)375-1010

    Grades: 6-8 | 993 students
  • Fred Rodgers Magnet Academy Magnet School
    Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Top 10%
    157 N Root St
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630)299-7175

    Grades: 3-8 | 449 students
  • Freeman Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    153 S Randall Rd
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630)301-5052

    Grades: PK-5 | 583 students
  • G N Dieterich Elementary School Math: 7% | Reading: 11%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1141 Jackson St
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630)299-8280

    Grades: K-5 | 557 students
  • Georgetown Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    995 Long Grove Dr
    Aurora, IL 60504
    (630)375-3456

    Grades: K-5 | 516 students
  • Greenman Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    729 W Galena Blvd
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630)301-5052

    Grades: PK-5 | 604 students
  • Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2700 Stonebridge
    Aurora, IL 60502
    (630)375-3200

    Grades: K-5 | 775 students
  • Hall Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2001 Heather Dr
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630)301-5052

    Grades: PK-5 | 564 students
  • Henry W Cowherd Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 11%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    441 N Farnsworth Ave
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630)299-5900

    Grades: 6-8 | 950 students
  • Herget Middle School Math: 17% | Reading: 25%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1550 Deerpath Rd
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630)301-5052

    Grades: 6-8 | 722 students
  • Hill Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    724 Pennsylvania Ave
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630)301-5052

    Grades: PK-5 | 655 students
  • Homestead Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Top 10%
    2830 Hillsboro Blvd
    Aurora, IL 60503
    (630)636-3489

    Grades: K-5 | 637 students
  • Hope D Wall Tmh Child Dev Center Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    449 New Indian Trl
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630)301-5052

    Grades: PK-12 | 163 students
  • Il Mathematics & Science Academy Alternative School
    Magnet School
    1500 Sullivan Rd
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630)907-5053

    Grades: 10-12 | 627 students
  • Indian Plains Alternative School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1322 N Eola Rd
    Aurora, IL 60502
    (630)375-3375

    Grades: 9-12 | 58 students
  • Jefferson Middle School Math: 12% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1151 Plum St
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630)301-5009

    Grades: 6-8 | 640 students
  • John Gates Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 7%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    800 7th Ave
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630)299-5600

    Grades: K-5 | 552 students
  • K D Waldo Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    56 Jackson St
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630)299-8400

    Grades: 6-8 | 964 students
  • L D Brady Elementary School Math: 7% | Reading: 17%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    600 Columbia St
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630)299-5425

    Grades: K-5 | 373 students
  • Mabel O Donnell Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1640 Reckinger Rd
    Aurora, IL 60505
    (630)299-8300

    Grades: PK-5 | 395 students
  • Mccarty Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3000 Village Green
    Aurora, IL 60504
    (630)375-3400

    Grades: K-5 | 578 students
  • Mccleery Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 23%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1002 W Illinois Ave
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630)301-5012

    Grades: PK-5 | 614 students
  • Metea Valley High School Math: 64% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 5%
    1801 N Eola Rd
    Aurora, IL 60502
    (630)375-5900

    Grades: 9-12 | 2887 students
  • Nancy Young Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 54%
    Rank: Top 20%
    800 Asbury Dr
    Aurora, IL 60502
    (630)375-3800

    Grades: K-5 | 640 students
  • Show 19 more public schools in Aurora, IL (out of 54 total schools)
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