Aurora City School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,954 students in Aurora City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Ohio.
Public Schools in Aurora City School District have an average math proficiency score of 86% (versus the Ohio public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 89% (versus the 64% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Aurora City School District are Harmon Middle School, Leighton Elementary School and Aurora High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Aurora City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Ohio.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the Ohio public school average of 30% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Aurora City School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Ohio for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Aurora City School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (OH)
# Schools
5 Schools
3,589 Schools
# Students
2,954 Students
1,697,226 Students
# Teachers
154 Teachers
94,669 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Aurora City School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 914 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 99% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (OH)
Overall District Rank
#33 out of 924 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Aurora City  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Aurora City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Aurora City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Aurora City  School District and public school graduation rate of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.26
0.48
# American Indian Students
n/a
2,093 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
155 Students
40,734 Students
% Asian Students
5%
2%
# Hispanic Students
85 Students
96,994 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
6%
# Black Students
98 Students
280,558 Students
% Black Students
3%
17%
# White Students
2,533 Students
1,187,238 Students
% White Students
86%
70%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
1,399 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
80 Students
87,633 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
62
37,333
# Students in K Grade:
184
122,308
# Students in 1st Grade:
184
122,478
# Students in 2nd Grade:
217
123,326
# Students in 3rd Grade:
208
130,502
# Students in 4th Grade:
219
127,591
# Students in 5th Grade:
212
130,089
# Students in 6th Grade:
207
129,354
# Students in 7th Grade:
232
127,900
# Students in 8th Grade:
238
130,075
# Students in 9th Grade:
231
140,973
# Students in 10th Grade:
222
133,358
# Students in 11th Grade:
281
120,539
# Students in 12th Grade:
257
121,400
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,013 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,436. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,785 is less than the state median of $13,237. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (OH)
Total Revenue
$41 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Aurora City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$38 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Aurora City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,013
$14,436
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Aurora City  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,785
$13,237
This chart display average spending per public school student in Aurora City  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Aurora City School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Harmon Middle School
Math: 92% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
130 Aurora Hudson Rd
Aurora, OH 44202
(330) 562-3375
Grades: 6-8
| 677 students
Rank: #22.
Leighton Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
121 Aurora Hudson Rd
Aurora, OH 44202
(330) 562-2209
Grades: 3-5
| 639 students
Rank: #33.
Aurora High School
Math: 76% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
109 W Pioneer Trl
Aurora, OH 44202
(330) 562-3501
Grades: 9-12
| 991 students
105 Hurd Rd
Aurora, OH 44202
(330) 562-3175
Grades: 1-2
| 401 students
646 S Chillicothe Rd
Aurora, OH 44202
(330) 562-6199
Grades: PK-K
| 246 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,954 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 20% in OH)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 89% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.26

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