Adams Elementary School

2101 Manitoba Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80910
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Adams Elementary School serves 460 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Adams Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado 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 18:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Adams Elementary School's student population of 460 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students460 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Adams Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Adams Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1597 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
38%
34%
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Black
23%
5%
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White
29%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColorado Springs School District No. 11 In The County Of E School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Adams Elementary School is Pikes Peak Prep (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Colorado Springs Pikes Peak Prep Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 329 students
    0.4 miles
    525 East Costilla Street
    Colorado Springs, CO 80903
    (719) 570-7575
    0.4 K-12 329
  • Colorado Springs Colorado School For The Deaf And Blind Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 196 students
    0.6 miles
    33 N. Institute St.
    Colorado Springs, CO 80903
    (719) 578-2100
    0.6 PK-12 196
  • Colorado Springs Life Skills Center Of Colorado Springs Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 300 students
    0.8 miles
    1810 Eastlake Boulevard
    Colorado Springs, CO 80910
    (719) 471-0684
    0.8 9-12 300
  • Colorado Springs The Vanguard School (High) Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 305 students
    1.0 miles
    1832 South Wahsatch
    Colorado Springs, CO 80906
    (719) 471-1999
    1.0 9-12 305
  • Colorado Springs Columbia Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 302 students
    1.1 miles
    835 East St Vrain Street
    Colorado Springs, CO 80903
    (719) 328-2700
    1.1 PK-5 302

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