Adams School

Adams School serves 254 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Adams School operates within the Marion Cusd 2 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 254 students has grown by 63% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 41% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 254 students
Adams School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Adams School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Adams School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Adams School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 18:1
Adams School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
3%
17%
Adams School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
96%
50%
Adams School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Adams School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.08 0.31
Adams 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.
48%
47%
Adams School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
5%
3%
Adams School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Marion Cusd 2 School District's student population of 3,990 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,425 in this district is less than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,923 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 20% over four years.
School District Name Marion Cusd 2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,990 938
Marion Cusd 2 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $11 MM
Marion Cusd 2 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $39 MM $11 MM
Marion Cusd 2 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,425 $11,118
Marion Cusd 2 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,923 $11,218
Marion Cusd 2 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Crab Orchard High School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Marion Junior High School (9.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Simpson Hill District 32 Elementary School (7.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OzarkNew Simpson Hill District 32 Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 246 students
    7.6 miles
    95 Tunnel Hill Rd
    OzarkIL 62972
    (618)658-8536
    7.6PK-8246
  • MarionCrab Orchard Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 362 students
    7.8 miles
    19189 Bailey St
    MarionIL 62959
    (618)982-2181
    7.8PK-8362
  • MarionCrab Orchard High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 149 students
    7.8 miles
    19189 Bailey St
    MarionIL 62959
    (618)982-2181
    7.89-12149
  • GorevilleGoreville Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 427 students
    8.8 miles
    201 South Ferne Clyffe Rd
    GorevilleIL 62939
    (618)995-2142
    8.8PK-8427
  • GorevilleGoreville High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 190 students
    8.8 miles
    201 South Ferne Clyffe Rd
    GorevilleIL 62939
    (618)995-2142
    8.89-12190

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