Adams Elementary School

  • Adams Elementary School serves 493 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Adams Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas 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 16:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Adams Elementary School's student population of 493 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students493 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Adams Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,265 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Adams Elementary School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank#1184 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Adams Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Adams Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Adams Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
26%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Adams Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
46%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Adams Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
16%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Adams Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
5%
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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 KS.
Diversity Score0.690.54
This chart display the diversity score of Adams Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
38%
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 Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
10%
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 Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWichita School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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