Aikin Elementary School

3100 Pine Mill Rd
Paris, TX 75460
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Aikin Elementary School serves 922 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Aikin Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Aikin Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Aikin Elementary School's student population of 922 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students922 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Rankings

Aikin Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Aikin Elementary School is 0.70, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#4997 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
52%
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Black
31%
13%
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White
42%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.700.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParis Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Aikin Elementary School is Travis H S Of Choice (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Paris J High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crockett Intermediate School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Paris Crockett Intermediate School Math: 41% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 588 students
    0.8 miles
    655 S Collegiate Dr
    Paris, TX 75460
    (903) 737-7450
    0.8 5-6 588
  • Paris Travis H S Of Choice Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 44 students
    1.3 miles
    3270 Graham St
    Paris, TX 75460
    (903) 737-7560
    1.3 9-12 44
  • Paris Givens Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 127 students
    1.8 miles
    655 Martin Luther King Jr Dr
    Paris, TX 75460
    (903) 737-7466
    1.8 PK 127
  • Paris Lamar County Head Start
    Grades: PK | 193 students
    1.9 miles
    1350 6th N E
    Paris, TX 75460
    (903) 737-7469
    1.9 PK 193
  • Paris Paris High School Math: 68% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 875 students
    1.9 miles
    2255 S Collegiate
    Paris, TX 75460
    (903) 737-7400
    1.9 9-12 875

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