FOSTERING AN ENVIRONMENT OF
EQUITY AND OPPORTUNITY

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Welcome to West Aurora School District 129, a vibrant and caring community of teachers, parents, and students located in the Chicago western suburbs. Serving communities in and around the second-largest city in the state of Illinois, we are filled with cultural diversity and school pride, all while honoring the rich tradition of our district. We are one team working towards the mission of fostering an environment of equity and opportunity.
West Aurora schools provide a unique educational journey for each student. We pride ourselves on being rooted in academic excellence, focused on the needs of all learners, and powered by high-quality educators and staff.
 

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Why West Aurora?

Communities Served

Aurora, North Aurora, Montgomery, Sugar Grove, Batavia

By The Numbers

12,316 Enrolled Students
837 Teachers
18 Schools

Schools

  • 1 Early Learning      Academy
  • 10 Elementary Schools 
  • 4 Middle Schools 
  • 1 High School
  • 1 Special Education School
  • 1 Alternative Education School
  • 1 Center for Career Development