Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School

  • Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School serves 778 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School operates within the Aurora East Usd 131 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 778 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 778 students
Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2013)
Hispanic
93%
25%
Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
4%
17%
Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
3%
49%
Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.31
Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
83%
52%
Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
2%
Nicholas A Hermes Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

  • Aurora East Usd 131 School District's student population of 14,079 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,518 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,731 is less than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Aurora East Usd 131 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed 14,079 753
Aurora East Usd 131 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $184 MM $12 MM
Aurora East Usd 131 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $172 MM $11 MM
Aurora East Usd 131 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,518 $16,005
Aurora East Usd 131 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,731 $14,988
Aurora East Usd 131 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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