Adams Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Adams Elementary School
Adams Elementary School is a public school located in the heart of a vibrant community in the city of Chicago. The school has been serving the local community for over 50 years, and it is known for its strong academic and extracurricular programs. Adams Elementary School is committed to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment for all of its students.
At Adams Elementary School, we believe that all students have the right to receive a quality education. Our teachers are dedicated to helping each student reach their full potential. We strive to create a supportive and engaging learning environment that encourages students to explore their interests and develop their skills.
In addition to our academic offerings, Adams Elementary School also offers a variety of extracurricular activities. These activities include sports teams, art and music classes, and clubs. Through these activities, students can explore their interests, make friends, and learn valuable skills.
At Adams Elementary School, we are committed to helping our students succeed. We strive to create a positive and supportive learning environment where every student can reach their full potential.
919 Raley St
Gadsden, AL 35903
PreK – 5
Overview Adams Elementary School
Adams Elementary School serves 408 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Adams Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Adams Elementary School
Adams Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Adams Elementary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.