Aurora East USD 131 School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 20 public schools serving 13,952 students in Aurora East USD 131 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
Public Schools in Aurora East USD 131 School District have an average math proficiency score of 13% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 18% (versus the 38% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Aurora East USD 131 School District are Fred Rodgers Magnet Academy, Olney C Allen Elementary School and G N Dieterich Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Aurora East USD 131 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Aurora East USD 131 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Aurora East USD 131 School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IL)
# Schools
20 Schools
4,228 Schools
# Students
13,952 Students
1,988,252 Students
# Teachers
856 Teachers
127,113 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Aurora East USD 131 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 863 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 71% has increased from 61% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IL)
Overall District Rank
#830 out of 946 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Aurora East USD 131  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Aurora East USD 131  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Aurora East USD 131  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(17-18)
71%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Aurora East USD 131  School District and public school graduation rate of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.23
0.68
# American Indian Students
51 Students
5,547 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
87 Students
101,156 Students
% Asian Students
1%
5%
# Hispanic Students
12,216 Students
521,438 Students
% Hispanic Students
88%
26%
# Black Students
1,052 Students
333,842 Students
% Black Students
7%
17%
# White Students
367 Students
954,799 Students
% White Students
3%
48%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
2,072 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
172 Students
69,450 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
649
79,100
# Students in K Grade:
902
131,420
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,029
136,761
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,091
139,116
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,022
144,615
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,071
148,125
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,155
150,631
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,027
148,892
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,082
148,478
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,020
150,263
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,317
158,611
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,039
154,544
# Students in 11th Grade:
873
149,814
# Students in 12th Grade:
675
147,866
# Ungraded Students:
-
16

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,041 in this school district is less than the state median of $18,231. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,733 is less than the state median of $17,733. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (IL)
Total Revenue
$210 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Aurora East USD 131  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$234 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Aurora East USD 131  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,041
$18,231
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Aurora East USD 131  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$16,733
$17,733
This chart display average spending per public school student in Aurora East USD 131  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Aurora East USD 131 School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
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: #33.
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: #4 - 54. - 5.
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: #4 - 54. - 5.
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: #66.
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: #77.
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: #88.
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
Rank: #99.
C I Johnson Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1934 Liberty St
Aurora, IL 60502
(630) 299-5400
Grades: K-5
| 270 students
Rank: #1010.
Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School
Math: 10% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 Jungles Ave
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-8200
Grades: K-5
| 665 students
Rank: #1111.
John Gates Elementary School
Math: 11% | Reading: 13%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
800 7th Ave
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-5600
Grades: K-5
| 552 students
Rank: #1212.
Henry W Cowherd Middle School
Math: 9% | Reading: 14%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
441 N Farnsworth Ave
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-5900
Grades: 6-8
| 950 students
Rank: #1313.
Rose E Krug Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
240 Melrose Ave
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-5280
Grades: K-5
| 297 students
Rank: #1414.
Mabel O Donnell Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1640 Reckinger Rd
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-8300
Grades: PK-5
| 395 students
Rank: #1515.
Oak Park Elementary School
Math: 5% | Reading: 14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 Front St
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-8250
Grades: PK-5
| 573 students
Rank: #1616.
Edna Rollins Elementary School
Math: 8% | Reading: 11%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
950 Kane St
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-5480
Grades: K-5
| 333 students
Rank: #1717.
K D Waldo Middle School
Math: 6% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
56 Jackson St
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-8400
Grades: 6-8
| 964 students
250 E Indian Trl
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-5554
Grades: K-1
| 446 students
1480 Reckinger Rd
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 299-7590
Grades: PK
| 138 students
278 E Indian Trl
Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 844-5102
Grades: PK
| 288 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 13,952 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 71% (Top 1% in IL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 13% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.23

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