Adams Upper Elementary School

33475 Palmer Rd
Westland, MI 48186
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
Adams Upper Elementary School serves 841 students in grades 3-6.
Adams Upper Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Adams Upper Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Adams Upper Elementary School's student population of 841 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-6
Total Students841 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Adams Upper Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Adams Upper Elementary School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2577 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
31%
18%
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White
53%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWayne-Westland Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Adams Upper Elementary School is Wayne Memorial High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alexander Hamilton Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Westland Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 478 students
    0.4 miles
    1031 South Schuman St
    Westland, MI 48186
    (734) 419-2650
    0.4 K-4 478
  • Wayne Wayne Memorial High School Math: 3% | Reading: 3%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,692 student
    0.7 miles
    3001 4th St
    Wayne, MI 48184
    (734) 419-2206
    0.7 8-12 1,692
  • Wayne Tinkham Alternative Education Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 200 students
    0.9 miles
    3001 Fourth St
    Wayne, MI 48184
    (734) 419-2436
    0.9 8-12 200
  • Westland John Marshall Upper Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-6 | 843 students
    1.1 miles
    35100 Bayview St
    Westland, MI 48186
    (734) 419-2277
    1.1 3-6 843
  • Westland Wildwood Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 468 students
    1.2 miles
    500 North Wildwood St
    Westland, MI 48185
    (734) 419-2790
    1.2 PK-4 468

School Reviews

  3.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
1  
To much bullying goes on nothing gets done
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This is a teriffic school. I love atteding it. My favorite class is English with Ms. Cooper. I love it.
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