John Adams High School

John Adams High School serves 3,220 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
John Adams High School operates within the New York City School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 3220 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 187 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,220 students
John Adams High School Total Students (2006-2013)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 187 teachers
John Adams High School Total Teachers (2006-2013)
Students by Grade John Adams High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
John Adams High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2013)
American Indian
6%
1%
John Adams High School American Indian Students (2011-2013)
Asian
24%
8%
John Adams High School Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
38%
24%
John Adams High School Black Students (2006-2013)
Black
28%
19%
John Adams High School Black Students (2006-2013)
White
3%
47%
John Adams High School White Students (2006-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
John Adams High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
All Ethnic Groups John Adams High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.72 0.36
John Adams High School Diversity Score (2006-2013)
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.
8%
41%
John Adams High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2013)
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
7%
John Adams High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 45,180 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 87% over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
59
3
Number of Students Managed 45,180 1,015
New York City School District Students Managed (2005-2013)
Graduation Rate 69% 86%
New York City School District Graduation Rate (2008-2009)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is High Sch-construction, Trades, Engineering & Archi (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Middle School 137 America's School Of Heroes (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 65 Raymond York Elementary School (the) (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ozone ParkMiddle School 137 America's School Of Heroes
    10915 98th St
    Ozone ParkNY 11417
    (718)659-0471
    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1987 students                      
  • Ozone ParkP.S. 65 Raymond York Elementary School (the)
    10322 99th St
    Ozone ParkNY 11417
    (718)323-1685
    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 524 students                      
  • South Ozone ParkP.S. 108 Capt Vincent G Fowler
    10810 109th Ave
    South Ozone ParkNY 11420
    (718)641-4956
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 1460 students                      
  • Ozone ParkP.S. 63 Old South
    9015 Sutter Ave
    Ozone ParkNY 11417
    (718)845-7560
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 1347 students                      
  • Ozone ParkJunior High School 210 Elizabeth Blackwell
    9311 101st Ave
    Ozone ParkNY 11416
    (718)845-5942
    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 2007 students                      

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