John Adams #4 Elementary School

John Adams #4 Elementary School serves 298 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
John Adams #4 Elementary School operates within the Scranton School District.

Overview

The student population of 298 students has grown by 46% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 298 students
John Adams #4 Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 39% Male / 61%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
John Adams #4 Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade John Adams #4 Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.77 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 (1987-2013)
Asian
11%
3%
John Adams #4 Elementary School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
26%
9%
John Adams #4 Elementary School Hispanic (1992-2013)
Black
15%
16%
John Adams #4 Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
36%
70%
John Adams #4 Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
3%
1%
Two or more races
9%
2%
All Ethnic Groups John Adams #4 Elementary School Sch Ethnicity John Adams #4 Elementary 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.
0.77 0.24
John Adams #4 Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
77%
36%
John Adams #4 Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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.
5%
5%
John Adams #4 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,297 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Scranton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 10,297 1,528
Scranton   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $113 MM $21 MM
District Spending $122 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,723 $12,476
Scranton   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,651 $11,944
Scranton   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • ScrantonNortheast Intrmd School
    721 Adams Ave
    ScrantonPA 18510
    (570)348-3651
    0.4 mi | 834 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ScrantonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award George Bancroft #34 Elementary School
    1002 Albright Ave
    ScrantonPA 18508
    (570)348-3667
    0.4 mi | 297 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ScrantonScranton High School
    63 Munchak Way
    ScrantonPA 18510
    (570)348-3481
    0.6 mi | 1773 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ScrantonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award William Prescott #38 Elementary School
    Prescott Ave And Myrtle St
    ScrantonPA 18510
    (570)348-3683
    1 mi | 328 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ScrantonIsaac Tripp Elementary School
    1000 North Evertt Ave
    ScrantonPA 18504
    (570)348-3677
    1 mi | 734 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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