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District 131 offers a unique learning opportunity for third through eighth grade students at the John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School.

The STEM Partnership School is part of the Aurora University campus and specializes in science, technology, engineering, and math. It serves third- through eighth-grade students from East Aurora School District 131, as well as Indian Prairie 204, West Aurora 129 and Batavia 101 school districts.

This opportunity is for students with a strong interest in science, technology, engineering, and math. It is not solely for gifted students—any student with a passion for these subjects is encouraged to apply. Enrollment is limited to 50 students from each of the four participating school districts.

Instructional expenses are covered by district  budgets, and Aurora University funds ongoing operational costs.

2018 Upcoming Events

April 4 Parent Information Meeting: April 4, 2018, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the University Banquet Hall on Aurora University’s campus.
April 13 Deadline for Parent-Guardian Survey (see link below) to be completed and submitted to the child’s teacher
April 27 Parent will be notified if student does not qualify
April 30 Lottery to determine admission
May 4 Parent will be notified if student is selected or waitlisted
May 11 Parent must commit student to attend if offered admission

Additional Information:

 

District 131 offers a unique learning opportunity for third through eighth grade students at the John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School.

The STEM Partnership School is part of the Aurora University campus and specializes in science, technology, engineering, and math. It serves third- through eighth-grade students from East Aurora School District 131, as well as Indian Prairie 204, West Aurora 129 and Batavia 101 school districts.

This opportunity is for students with a strong interest in science, technology, engineering, and math. It is not solely for gifted students—any student with a passion for these subjects is encouraged to apply. Enrollment is limited to 50 students from each of the four participating school districts.

Instructional expenses are covered by district  budgets, and Aurora University funds ongoing operational costs.

2018 Upcoming Events

April 4 Parent Information Meeting: April 4, 2018, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the University Banquet Hall on Aurora University’s campus.
April 13 Deadline for Parent-Guardian Survey (see link below) to be completed and submitted to the child’s teacher
April 27 Parent will be notified if student does not qualify
April 30 Lottery to determine admission
May 4 Parent will be notified if student is selected or waitlisted
May 11 Parent must commit student to attend if offered admission

Additional Information: