Adams Elementary School

  • Adams Elementary School serves 103 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Adams Elementary School's student population of 103 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students103 students
This chart display total students of Adams Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Adams Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Adams Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Adams Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Adams Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Adams Elementary School is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Adams Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
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5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Adams Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Adams Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Adams Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
87%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Adams Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
13%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Adams Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 IL.
Diversity Score0.230.67
This chart display the diversity score of Adams Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Adams Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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 Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincoln ESD 27 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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