1002 N Oliver
Wichita, KS 67208
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Adams Elementary School serves 403 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 403 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Adams Elementary School's student population of 403 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
403 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Adams Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,264 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Adams Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#1229 out of 1264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
29%
20%
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Black
43%
7%
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White
12%
63%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
11%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Adams Elementary School's ranking?

Adams Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for: Most diverse schools (Top 5%) and Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 1%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).

How many students attend Adams Elementary School?

403 students attend Adams Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

43% of Adams Elementary School students are Black, 29% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are White, 11% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Adams Elementary School?

Adams Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Adams Elementary School offer ?

Adams Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

What school district is Adams Elementary School part of?

Adams Elementary School is part of Wichita School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 403 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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