KIPP DC AIM Academy
"AIM Academy is committed to fostering personal and academic growth in our students. Preparing for high school, college, and the competitive world beyond can be tough; however, we strive to instill confidence and a motivation to succeed in each of our students, so they feel prepared for the future."
Aliesha Maye, Principal, KIPP DC AIM Academy
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AIM Academy fosters rigorous and supportive learning environments that prepare students for academic success in high school, college, careers, and beyond.
Students are engaged in a diverse curriculum of not only English, math, history, and science classes, but also dance, theater, art, and physical education.
Teachers at AIM Academy are committed to supporting the social-emotional development of their middle school students by developing close relationships with their students and families—ensuring a smooth transition into adolescence.
AIM Academy offers their middle school students a number of activities to grow as citizens and scholars, ranging from exploring the arts to playing sports. AIM Academy facilitates clubs including Girls on the Run, flag football, girls basketball, boys basketball, DC SCORES, student council, soccer, GIRL, Inc. (Got the Intelligence to Rule my Life), dance, step team, Lego club, cheerleading, Project LIT book club, and more.
Awards & Recognition
2017: AIM Academy educator, Ashleigh Rose, recognized as KIPP DC’s monthly teacher spotlight
2015: Jennifer Ramacciotti awarded District of Columbia Teacher of the Year
2014: AIM Academy is ranked a Tier 1 school by the DC Public Charter School Board.
2013: AIM Academy is ranked a Tier 1 school by the DC Public Charter School Board.