Adams Elementary School

  • Adams Elementary School serves 506 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Adams Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Adams Elementary School operates within the Santa Ana Unified School District.

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School Overview

  • Adams Elementary School's student population of 506 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students506 students
Gender %Adams Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Students by GradeAdams Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Adams Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Adams Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
Asian
4%
11%
Hispanic
96%
54%
All Ethnic GroupsAdams Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.080.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Adams Elementary School is Santa Ana Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Santa Ana Unified School District's student population of 55,757 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,576 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,846 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameSanta Ana Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    61
    4
    Number of Students Managed55,7571,585
    Santa Ana Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    22%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    29%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$550 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$565 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,576$11,049
    District Spending / Student$9,846$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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