Aiton Elementary School

Aiton Elementary School serves 247 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the DC average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 91%.
Aiton Elementary School operates within the Of Columbia School District.

School Overview

The student population of 247 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 247 students
Aiton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Aiton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Aiton Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade Aiton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Aiton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
Black
100%
74%
Aiton Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
n/a 0.25
Aiton Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
98%
97%
Aiton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
2%
Aiton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2011)

District Comparison

Of Columbia School District's student population of 44,942 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $27,263 is higher than the state average of $19,103. The district revenue/student has grown by 50% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $29,409 is higher than the state average of $17,991. The district spending/student has grown by 61% over four years.
School District Name Of Columbia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
129
1
Number of Students Managed 44,942 373
 Of Columbia School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,196 MM $6 MM
 Of Columbia School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,290 MM $6 MM
 Of Columbia School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $27,263 $19,103
 Of Columbia School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $29,409 $17,991
 Of Columbia School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Idea Pcs High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kelly Miller Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Smothers Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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    Grades: PK-5 | 290 students
    0.3 miles
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    WashingtonDC 20019
    (202)939-3600
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    219 50th St Se
    WashingtonDC 20019
    (202)671-6280
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    0.5 miles
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    WashingtonDC 20019
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    WashingtonDC 20019
    (202)645-3188
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