John Adams High School

John Adams High School serves 1,036 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
John Adams High School operates within the Cleveland Municipal School District.
Cleveland Municipal School District's 45% graduation rate is lower than the OH state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 1036 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 29% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,036 students
John Adams High School Total Students (2007-2014)
Gender % John Adams High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
John Adams High School Total Teachers (2007-2014)
Students by Grade John Adams High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 18:1
John Adams High School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Black
99%
16%
John Adams High School Black Students (2007-2014)
White
1%
73%
John Adams High School White 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.
0.02 0.22
John Adams High School Diversity Score (2007-2014)
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.
99%
39%
John Adams High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
n/a
5%
John Adams High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

Cleveland Municipal School District's student population of 38,562 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 45% has increased from 44% over five years.
The revenue/student of $18,548 is higher than the state average of $11,970. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $19,354 is higher than the state average of $11,436. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Cleveland Municipal School District
Number of Schools
Managed
100
2
Number of Students Managed 38,562 876
Cleveland Municipal School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 45% 89%
Cleveland Municipal School District Graduation Rate (2002-2014)
District Total Revenue $898 MM $12 MM
Cleveland Municipal School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $937 MM $12 MM
Cleveland Municipal School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,548 $11,970
Cleveland Municipal School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,354 $11,436
Cleveland Municipal School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is George V. Voinovich Reclamation Academy (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Entrepreneurship Preparatory School - Woodland Hil (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harvard Avenue Community School (0.5 miles away)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ClevelandHarvard Avenue Community SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 526 students
    0.5 miles
    12000 Harvard Ave
    ClevelandOH 44105
    (216)283-5100
    0.5KG-8526
  • ClevelandPaul Revere Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 283 students
    0.5 miles
    10706 Sandusky Ave
    ClevelandOH 44105
    (216)341-2172
    0.5PK-8283
  • ClevelandChapelside Cleveland AcademyCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 494 students
    0.6 miles
    3845 East 131st St
    ClevelandOH 44120
    (216)283-6589
    0.6KG-8494
  • ClevelandGreen Inspiration AcademyCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 179 students
    0.6 miles
    4265 Northfield Rd
    ClevelandOH 44128
    (216)882-0554
    0.6KG-8179
  • ClevelandNathan Hale School
    Grades: PK-8 | 355 students
    0.6 miles
    3588 Martin Luther King Dr
    ClevelandOH 44105
    (216)295-3500
    0.6PK-8355

School Reviews

5.0  3/28/2011
Great school. Very helpful. Interactive teachers and classmate get along to some degree. I would recommend it.
- Posted by

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Recent Articles
November 09, 2016
Starting school can be a scary and overwhelming situation for any child, but children with autism experience unique challenges. Keep reading to learn what those challenges may be and to receive some tips for dealing with them appropriately.
November 09, 2016
For some students, attending college immediately after high school is not the right choice. Keep reading to learn more about the pros and cons of this decision and to learn about some alternative options.
November 08, 2016
Homework has become deeply ingrained in the U.S. educational system, but how much homework is too much and how can you create a healthy environment for your child to do schoolwork at home?
School Clothing