800 Asbury Dr
Aurora, IL 60502
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Nancy Young Elementary School serves 640 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Nancy Young Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Nancy Young Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Nancy Young Elementary School's student population of 640 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
640 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Nancy Young Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Nancy Young Elementary School is 0.65, 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 Data
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#255 out of 3655 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
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Asian
51%
5%
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Hispanic
10%
26%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
27%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 640 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65 (Top 20%)

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