Adams Elementary School

7447 Adams St
Zeeland, MI 49464
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Adams Elementary School serves 326 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Adams Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Adams Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Adams Elementary School's student population of 326 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students326 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Adams Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Adams Elementary School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#142 out of 3119 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
86%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.260.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameZeeland School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Adams Elementary School is Icademy Global (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Zeeland Icademy Global Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 195 students
    2.2 miles
    8485 Homestead Dr
    Zeeland, MI 49464
    (616) 748-5637
    2.2 K-12 195
  • Zeeland Innocademy Magnet School
    Charter School
    Grades: PK-12 | 333 students
    2.3 miles
    8485 Homestead Dr
    Zeeland, MI 49464
    (616) 610-0031
    2.3 PK-12 333
  • Zeeland Woodbridge Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 533 students
    2.3 miles
    9110 Woodbridge St
    Zeeland, MI 49464
    (616) 748-3400
    2.3 K-5 533
  • Zeeland Cityside Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 672 students
    3.0 miles
    320 East Main Ave
    Zeeland, MI 49464
    (616) 748-3200
    3.0 6-8 672
  • Zeeland Lincoln Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 418 students
    3.1 miles
    60 East Lincoln Ave
    Zeeland, MI 49464
    (616) 748-3350
    3.1 PK-5 418

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