28,300

Number of Students

20%

Free and Reduced Lunch

100%

Students with Access to High Speed Broadband

70%

K-12 Students with Access to a Personal School-provided Device (1:1)

Learn from this district about:

Providing a meaningful and high-quality online and blended learning experience: The Indian Prairie School District 204 School Board approved the implementation of the Expanding Learning Opportunities (eLo) Consortium, along with two nearby districts, to give students personalized instruction accompanied with rigorous content developed and facilitated by a teacher in one of the three school districts.

Building partnerships with universities: The John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School on the Aurora University campus serves students grades 3-8 and is staffed through a unique professional development strategy that engages teachers from the partner districts as faculty while they complete AU graduate coursework and become leaders in mathematics and science education.

Developing a specialized and project-based engineering program: Project Lead the Way (PLTW) provides students with opportunities to work in teams to solve engineering problems and learn applicable tools necessary in the engineering profession.

Gaining parent support toward digital transformation: The district provides computer classes to parents and invites them to be a part of their child’s digital learning experience.