Top 10 Best Aurora Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 53 public schools serving 39,293 students in Aurora, IL. Aurora has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Aurora, IL are Stem Partnership School, Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School and Nancy Young Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Aurora, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Aurora have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best Aurora, IL Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Stem Partnership School
Alternative School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
405 S Gladstone Ave
Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 844-5626
Grades: 3-8
| 198 students
Rank: #22.
Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2700 Stonebridge
Aurora, IL 60502
(630) 375-3200
Grades: K-5
| 775 students
Rank: #33.
Nancy Young Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
800 Asbury Dr
Aurora, IL 60502
(630) 375-3800
Grades: K-5
| 640 students
Rank: #44.
Reba O Steck Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
460 Inverness Dr
Aurora, IL 60504
(630) 375-3500
Grades: K-5
| 575 students
Rank: #55.
Metea Valley High School
Math: 61% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1801 N Eola Rd
Aurora, IL 60502
(630) 375-5900
Grades: 9-12
| 2,887 students
Rank: #66.
Fred Rodgers Magnet Academy
Magnet School
Math: 57% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
157 N Root St
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-7175
Grades: 3-8
| 449 students
Rank: #77.
Wolfs Crossing Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3015 Heggs Rd
Aurora, IL 60503
(630) 636-3489
Grades: K-5
| 529 students
Rank: #88.
Waubonsie Valley High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2590 Ogden Ave
Aurora, IL 60504
(630) 375-3300
Grades: 9-12
| 2,642 students
Rank: #99.
Still Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
787 Meadowridge Dr
Aurora, IL 60504
(630) 375-3900
Grades: 6-8
| 787 students
Rank: #1010.
Francis Granger Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2721 Stonebridge
Aurora, IL 60502
(630) 375-1010
Grades: 6-8
| 993 students
Rank: #1111.
Bednarcik Junior High School
Math: 47% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3025 Heggs Rd
Aurora, IL 60503
(630) 636-3489
Grades: 6-8
| 712 students
Rank: #1212.
Homestead Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2830 Hillsboro Blvd
Aurora, IL 60503
(630) 636-3489
Grades: K-5
| 637 students
Rank: #1313.
The Wheatlands Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2290 Barrington Dr
Aurora, IL 60503
(630) 636-3489
Grades: K-5
| 608 students
Rank: #1414.
Fischer Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1305 Long Grove Dr
Aurora, IL 60504
(630) 375-3100
Grades: 6-8
| 909 students
Rank: #1515.
Peter M Gombert Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2707 Ridge Rd
Aurora, IL 60504
(630) 375-3700
Grades: K-5
| 424 students
Rank: #1616.
Freeman Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
153 S Randall Rd
Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 301-5052
Grades: PK-5
| 583 students
Rank: #1717.
Mccarty Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3000 Village Green
Aurora, IL 60504
(630) 375-3400
Grades: K-5
| 578 students
Rank: #1818.
Georgetown Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
995 Long Grove Dr
Aurora, IL 60504
(630) 375-3456
Grades: K-5
| 516 students
Rank: #1919.
Jefferson Middle School
Math: 15% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1151 Plum St
Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 301-5009
Grades: 6-8
| 640 students
Rank: #2020.
West Aurora High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1201 W New York St
Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 301-5600
Grades: 9-12
| 3,665 students
Rank: #2121.
Indian Plains Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1322 N Eola Rd
Aurora, IL 60502
(630) 375-3375
Grades: 9-12
| 58 students
Rank: #2222.
Mccleery Elementary School
Math: 20% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1002 W Illinois Ave
Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 301-5012
Grades: PK-5
| 614 students
Rank: #2323.
Washington Middle School
Math: 14% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
231 S Constitution
Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 301-5017
Grades: 6-8
| 778 students
Rank: #2424.
Smith Elementary School
Math: 17% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1332 Robinwood Dr
Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 301-5052
Grades: PK-5
| 456 students
Rank: #2525.
Greenman Elementary School
Math: 21% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
729 W Galena Blvd
Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 301-5052
Grades: PK-5
| 604 students
Rank: #2626.
Herget Middle School
Math: 13% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1550 Deerpath Rd
Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 301-5052
Grades: 6-8
| 722 students
Rank: #2727.
Hall Elementary School
Math: 16% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2001 Heather Dr
Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 301-5052
Grades: PK-5
| 564 students
Rank: #2828.
Olney C Allen Elementary School
Math: 14% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
700 S Farnsworth Ave
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-5200
Grades: K-5
| 738 students
Rank: #2929.
G N Dieterich Elementary School
Math: 14% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1141 Jackson St
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-8280
Grades: K-5
| 557 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
L D Brady Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Columbia St
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-5425
Grades: K-5
| 373 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
W S Beaupre Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
954 E Benton St
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-5390
Grades: K-5
| 249 students
Rank: #3232.
Hill Elementary School
Math: 14% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
724 Pennsylvania Ave
Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 301-5052
Grades: PK-5
| 655 students
Rank: #3333.
C F Simmons Middle School
Math: 11% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1130 Sheffer Rd
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-4150
Grades: 6-8
| 990 students
Rank: #3434.
East High School
Math: 14% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
500 Tomcat Ln
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-8000
Grades: 9-12
| 3,904 students
Rank: #3535.
C M Bardwell Elementary School
Math: 10% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
550 S Lincoln Ave
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-5300
Grades: K-5
| 821 students
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