Adams High School

  • Adams High School serves 1,756 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is higher than the IN average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
  • Adams High School operates within the South Bend Community Corp School District.
  • South Bend Community Corp School District's 65% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 81%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1756 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 52% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,756 students
Adams High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Adams High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
Adams High School Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by GradeAdams High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio40:118:1
Adams High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
2%
2%
Adams High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
15%
11%
Adams High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
30%
12%
Adams High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
44%
70%
Adams High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
9%
5%
Adams High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsAdams High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.690.49
Adams High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
49%
41%
Adams High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
8%
Adams High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • South Bend Community Corp School District's student population of 19,155 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 65% has increased from 60% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,291 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,168 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District NameSouth Bend Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
3
Number of Students Managed19,1551,465
South Bend Community Corp School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate65%81%
South Bend Community Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2015)
District Total Revenue$356 MM$19 MM
South Bend Community Corp School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$276 MM$16 MM
South Bend Community Corp School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$18,291$12,273
South Bend Community Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,168$10,163
South Bend Community Corp School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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