Adams Elementary School

  • Adams Elementary School serves 699 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Adams Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona 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 19:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Adams Elementary School's student population of 699 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students699 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Adams Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Adams Elementary School is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1682 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:119:1
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American Indian
16%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
57%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Adams Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Adams Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
12%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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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 AZ.
Diversity Score0.630.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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 Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesa Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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