Adams Elementary School

  • Adams Elementary School serves 555 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Adams Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24%.

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School Overview

  • Adams Elementary School's student population of 555 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students555 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Adams Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Adams Elementary School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#1021 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
11%
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Black
10%
6%
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White
62%
76%
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Adams Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.580.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Adams Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDavenport Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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