John Adams #4 Elementary School

John Adams #4 Elementary School serves 296 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 31%.
John Adams #4 Elementary School operates within the Scranton School District.

School Overview

The student population of 296 students has grown by 48% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 296 students
John Adams #4 Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % John Adams #4 Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
John Adams #4 Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade John Adams #4 Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.76 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
John Adams #4 Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.76 0.24
John Adams #4 Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
83%
38%
John Adams #4 Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
2%
5%
John Adams #4 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,795 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,370 is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,977 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Scranton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
3
Number of Students Managed 9,795 1,514
Scranton   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $118 MM $21 MM
Scranton   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $134 MM $20 MM
Scranton   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,370 $12,967
Scranton   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,977 $12,300
Scranton   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Scranton High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northeast Intrmd School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is George Bancroft #34 Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Scranton George Bancroft #34 Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 276 students1002 Albright Ave
    ScrantonPA 18508
    (570)348-3667
    0.4PK-5276
  • ScrantonNortheast Intrmd School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 787 students721 Adams Ave
    ScrantonPA 18510
    (570)348-3651
    0.46-8787
  • ScrantonScranton High School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1776 students63 Munchak Way
    ScrantonPA 18510
    (570)348-3481
    0.69-121776
  • ScrantonIsaac Tripp Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 808 students1000 North Everett Ave
    ScrantonPA 18504
    (570)348-3677
    1PK-5808
  • Scranton William Prescott #38 Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 338 studentsPrescott Ave And Myrtle St
    ScrantonPA 18510
    (570)348-3683
    1PK-5338

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