Aidan At-a-Glance

Type of School:

Independent, co-ed, Montessori

Grades:

18 months through grade 6

Established:

1961

Enrollment:

188

Enrollment by Program:

Toddler: 25
Primary: 111
Elementary: 52

% Boys / Girls:

49% / 51%

Diversity:

People of color comprise 40% of students and 52% of faculty & staff

Need-Based Financial Aid:

Over $320,000 awarded in 2018-2019 to 15.6% of students

School Motto:

Ancora Imparo—I am still learning

School Colors:

Blue and yellow

Location:

Woodley Park neighborhood in Northwest Washington DC

Governance:

The Aidan Board of Trustees governs the affairs of the School. Board responsibilities include setting the school’s mission, vision, and strategic goals, establishing overall policy, assuring the school’s financial stability and selecting, and hiring, supporting and assessing the Head of School.

Accreditation:

 

 

 

Association Montessori Internationale (AMI)

 

 

 

Association of Independent Maryland and DC Schools (AIMS)

Memberships:

Association Montessori Internationale

Association Montessori Internationale/USA

Montessori Administrators Association

National Association of Independent Schools

The Association of Independent Schools of Greater Washington

Children at Aidan