Adams Elementary School

  • Adams Elementary School serves 336 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Adams Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

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School Overview

  • Adams Elementary School's student population of 336 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students336 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Adams Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Adams Elementary School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2475 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
76%
48%
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Two or more races
12%
3%
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Diversity Score0.400.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameQuincy 172 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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