Aikin Elementary School

  • Aikin Elementary School serves 724 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Aikin Elementary School's student population of 724 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students724 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Aikin Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Aikin Elementary School is 0.68, 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 School Rank (16-17)#5056 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
11%
4%
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Hispanic
41%
52%
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Black
36%
13%
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White
11%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Aikin Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichardson Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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