Adams Elementary School

7401 Jacobs Creek Drive
Lincoln, NE 68512
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Adams Elementary School serves 827 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Adams Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Adams Elementary School's student population of 827 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students827 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Adams Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

Adams Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 913 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Adams Elementary School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#31 out of 913 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
19%
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Black
3%
7%
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White
78%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.380.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
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 Nebraska by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincoln School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Adams Elementary School is Southwest High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Scott Middle School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lincoln Scott Middle School Math: 77% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,146 student
    0.3 miles
    2200 Pine Lake Road
    Lincoln, NE 68516
    (402) 436-1218
    0.3 6-8 1,146
  • Lincoln Southwest High School Math: 65% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,946 student
    0.8 miles
    7001 S 14th St
    Lincoln, NE 68512
    (402) 436-1306
    0.8 9-12 1,946
  • Lincoln Cavett Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 692 students
    1.0 miles
    7701 S 36th St
    Lincoln, NE 68516
    (402) 436-1131
    1 PK-5 692
  • Lincoln Hill Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 560 students
    1.6 miles
    5230 Tipperary Trail
    Lincoln, NE 68512
    (402) 436-1142
    1.6 PK-5 560
  • Lincoln Humann Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 500 students
    1.8 miles
    6720 Rockwood Ln
    Lincoln, NE 68516
    (402) 436-1145
    1.8 PK-5 500

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