Adams Elementary School

Tel: (714)424-7935
  • Adams Elementary School serves 423 students in grades K-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Adams Elementary School operates within the Newport-mesa Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 423 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades K-6
Total Students423 students
Gender %Adams Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Students by GradeAdams Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:124:1
Asian
5%
11%
Hispanic
79%
54%
Black
1%
6%
White
14%
24%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsAdams Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.360.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%

District Comparison

  • Newport-mesa Unified School District's student population of 21,726 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,132 is higher than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,381 is higher than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NameNewport-mesa Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
4
Number of Students Managed21,7261,564
Newport-mesa Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$267 MM$17 MM
Newport-mesa Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$272 MM$18 MM
Newport-mesa Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$12,132$10,991
Newport-mesa Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$12,381$11,482
Newport-mesa Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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    1.1 miles
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    Costa Mesa, CA 92626
    (714)424-7940
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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.