212 King Philip Dr.
West Hartford, CT 06117
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Aiken School serves 421 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Aiken School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Aiken School's student population of 421 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
421 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Aiken School is ranked within the top 30% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Aiken School is 0.62, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#228 out of 957 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
16%
5%
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Hispanic
15%
25%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
58%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 421 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Top 30%)

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