School Details

Aiton Elementary School

533 48th Place Northeast, Washington, DC 20019
(202) 671-6060
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 252 students Unknown students/teacher

Test Scores by grade

5%
47%
5%
44%

District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS)

In 2011-2012 Washington, D.C. used the District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8 and 10. In 2010-2011 students were tested in science in grades 5, 8 and high school. The DC-CAS is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the District of Columbia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2014
  • District of Columbia Public Schools average
  • Washington, DC state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

17%
59%
33%
50%

District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS)

In 2011-2012 Washington, D.C. used the District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8 and 10. In 2010-2011 students were tested in science in grades 5, 8 and high school. The DC-CAS is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the District of Columbia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2014
  • District of Columbia Public Schools average
  • Washington, DC state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

18%
53%
18%
54%

District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS)

In 2011-2012 Washington, D.C. used the District of Columbia Comprehensive Assessment System (DC-CAS) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8 and 10. In 2010-2011 students were tested in science in grades 5, 8 and high school. The DC-CAS is a standards-based testing program, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the District of Columbia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2014
  • District of Columbia Public Schools average
  • Washington, DC state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Aiton Elementary School is a public elementary school in Washington. The principal of Aiton Elementary School is Shahid Muhammad, whose e-mail is shahid.muhammad@dc.gov. 252 children attend Aiton Elementary School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 0% of the Aiton Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 81% of the 252 students here get reduced lunch prices. Smothers Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Cheerleading
  • Soccer
  • Track

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 100% 75%
Hispanic 0.7% 13%
Multiracial 0.3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.07%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 2%
Asian 0% %
White, non-Hispanic 0% 9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 81% 53%
Limited English proficiency 0% 9%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    My daughter was transferred back to Aiton after attending a prestigious private school in the NW section of DC. In a comparison I found that Aiton was a better school academically however the professionalism of some of the Aiton Staff is not up to par.

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