Gerald Adams Elementary School

5855 West Junior College Rd

Key West, FL 33040-4313

Tel: (305)293-1610
Grades PK-5
542 students
Gerald Adams Elementary School serves 542 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Gerald Adams Elementary School operates within the Monroe School District.

School Overview

The student population of 542 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 542 students
Gerald Adams Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Gerald Adams Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Gerald Adams Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Gerald Adams Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Gerald Adams Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
49%
30%
Gerald Adams Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
25%
23%
Gerald Adams Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
25%
41%
Gerald Adams Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Gerald Adams Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.64 0.46
Gerald Adams 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.
68%
52%
Gerald Adams Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
7%
6%
Gerald Adams Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Monroe School District's student population of 8,489 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,354 is higher than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,305 is higher than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Monroe School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
22
Number of Students Managed 8,489 10,137
Monroe School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $119 MM $132 MM
Monroe School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $110 MM $140 MM
Monroe School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,354 $11,888
Monroe School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,305 $12,571
Monroe School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Keys Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Academic Connections For Excellence (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sigsbee Charter School (1.7 miles away)
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