John Adams #4 Elementary School

  • John Adams #4 Elementary School serves 289 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • John Adams #4 Elementary School operates within the Scranton School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 289 students has grown by 34% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 289 students
John Adams #4 Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % John Adams #4 Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
John Adams #4 Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade John Adams #4 Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.77 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
John Adams #4 Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
21%
4%
John Adams #4 Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
30%
10%
John Adams #4 Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
12%
15%
John Adams #4 Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
29%
68%
John Adams #4 Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
John Adams #4 Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
7%
3%
John Adams #4 Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic Groups John Adams #4 Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA 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.
0.77 0.25
John Adams #4 Elementary 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.
82%
41%
John Adams #4 Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
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.
3%
5%
John Adams #4 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Scranton School District's student population of 9,852 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,164 in this district is less than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,383 is less than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Scranton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
3
Number of Students Managed 9,852 1,497
Scranton School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $129 MM $21 MM
Scranton School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $131 MM $20 MM
Scranton School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,164 $13,911
Scranton School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,383 $13,599
Scranton School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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