John Adams Middle School

  • John Adams Middle School serves 835 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • John Adams Middle School's student population of 835 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students835 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John Adams Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John Adams Middle School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#6790 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of John Adams Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of John Adams Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
96%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in John Adams Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in John Adams Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
24%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in John Adams Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.080.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in John Adams Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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