Adams Elementary School

7401 Jacobs Creek Drive
Lincoln, NE 68512
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
10
Top 5%
Serving 780 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Adams Elementary School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 48%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 780 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • : Top 5% in NE
  • : 76% (Top 5%)
  • : 73% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Adams Elementary School's student population of 780 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
780 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Adams Elementary School ranks within the top 5% of all 902 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Adams Elementary School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NE)
#32 out of 902 schools
(Top 5%)
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76%
46%
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73%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
10%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
21%
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Black
3%
7%
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White
77%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
0.40
This chart display the diversity score of Adams Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Adams Elementary School's ranking?
Adams Elementary School is ranked #32 out of 902 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Nebraska.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
76% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NE state average), while 73% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% NE state average).
How many students attend Adams Elementary School?
780 students attend Adams Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
77% of Adams Elementary School students are White, 10% of students are Asian, 5% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Adams Elementary School?
Adams Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 12:1.
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 Lincoln Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 780 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • : Top 5%
  • : 76% (Top 5%)
  • : 73% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NE Dept. of Education

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