John Adams High School

101 01 Rockaway Blvd,

Ozone Park, NY, 11417-

Tel: (718)322-0500
Grades: 9-12

3,325 students

John Adams High School serves 3,325 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 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 52%.
John Adams High School operates within the New York City Geographic #27 School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 3325 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 183 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,325 students
John Adams High School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 183 teachers
John Adams High School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade John Adams High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 13:1
John Adams High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
4%
1%
John Adams High School American Indian (2006-2012)
Asian
26%
8%
John Adams High School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
37%
23%
John Adams High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
27%
19%
John Adams High School Black (2006-2012)
White
3%
48%
John Adams High School White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups John Adams High School Sch Ethnicity John Adams High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.73 0.68
John Adams High School Diversity Score (2006-2012)
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.
73%
42%
John Adams High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
8%
7%
John Adams High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 47,143 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #27 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
3
Number of Students Managed 47,143 1,136
New York City Geographic  #27 School District Number of Students Managed (2005-2012)
Graduation Rate 69% 86%
New York City Geographic  #27 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: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is High School Construction, Trades, Engineering And Arc (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 The Raymond York Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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