Olney C Allen Elementary School

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700 S Farnsworth Ave

Aurora, IL 60505

(630) 299-5200

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 900

Students Per Teacher: 11

Parent Reviews

25 Parent Reviews for Olney C Allen Elementary School

My daughter has had two amazing teachers Mrs. Lesk for 2nd grade and Mrs. Reed. for third grade. She has made honor roll twice this year and has great study habits. Her art teacher choose one of her art projects in an art show recently which was amazing. OC Allen is a good school. The teachers and staff ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/30/14

This school does everything they can with the resources they have. Given a better opportunity and resources the school would thrive.

Posted by a parent on 08/23/13

This school has great potential. I think there is a high percentage of parents who believe the school is solely responsible for the education of their children. Let's step up to the plate.

Posted by a other on 08/22/13

I was here ever since preschool till 5th grade and now i moved district and now i go to district 204. And i love that school its always a school ill never forge -janelli parra

Posted by a other on 07/09/13

I was a preschool and kindergarten student here in 2005 and 2006, I'm 12 years old now. I really like Mrs.Potenberg (although I wasn't the best student,) I wish I could keep in contact with my old teachers... but I moved to Alaska 5 years ago. Oh well. -Kelli Anne D.-

Posted by a other on 06/10/13

I wasn't going to write anything but after looking at the scores in Reading, Math and Science for the last three years and seeing those statistics, I could not help but to comment. Those of you who have children attending a school in a district that not only hasn't exceeded average in scores but hasn't ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/21/08

I have two children @ OC Allen. My oldest is in first grade&my youngest is in Pre-K4. I feel so blest to have had the opporunity for my children to attend school in district 131. Both children have been part of the 'free' preschool program which is fabulous. I love that our Grade School&district ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/18/08

I have been very happy with my children's education at Allen School. I particularly believe that the leadership provided by Mrs. Mink and Mr. Rodriguez has helped set a high standard for the teachers and the students. It is too bad that Mrs. Mink is leaving Allen School. She was a wonderful principal ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/24/08

Both of my children and my husband attended and attends Olney C Allen School in Aurora Illinois. In my opinion it is not the area that makes the school successful, but the dedication from the the faculty and the students. Allen continues to make tremendous strides in the area of improvement. This ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/05/08

Before my child entered Allen School I heard the horror stories , the school is great ! my child loves Mrs. Pettit and is very excited to go to class every day

Posted by a parent on 01/05/08

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Test scores for Olney C Allen Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Olney C Allen Elementary School
Aurora East Usd 131
* In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Aurora schools — Olney C Allen Elementary School is located at 700 S Farnsworth Ave, Aurora IL 60505. 700 S Farnsworth Ave is in the 60505 ZIP code in Aurora, IL The school district for Olney C Allen Elementary School is the Aurora East Usd 131. Olney C Allen Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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