PROFICIENCY 65% 17% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
71%ALEXANDRIA CITY PBLC SCHS
81%Alexandria
78%Virginia

John Adams Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "ALEXANDRIA CITY PBLC SCHS" in Alexandria, VA. There are a total of 947 students and 63 teachers at John Adams Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 543 free lunch students and 113 reduced lunch students.

John Adams Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 64.5%, which is 17% lower than the Virginia average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students947
Teachers63.4
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch543
Reduced lunch113

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At John Adams Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All63%
350-54%
475-79%
540-44%
6>= 90%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All66%
365-69%
460-64%
570-74%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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John Adams Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictVirginiaNational
Caucasian 20.1% 27.9% 52.2% 51.1%
African American 32.8% 31.2% 23.2% 15.9%
Asian 8.1% 4.4% 6.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 33.9% 33.3% 13.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.5% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.4% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.1% 2.2% 4.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
William Ramsay Elementary55%0.5Alexandria, VA
Glasgow Middle School71%0.8Lincolnia, VA
James K Polk Elementary68%1.0Alexandria, VA
Francis C. Hammond Middle School57%1.0Alexandria, VA
Wakefield High85%1.2Arlington, VA
Patrick Henry Elementary68%1.4Alexandria, VA
Parklawn Elementary67%1.5Lincolnia, VA
Claremont Immersion80%1.5Arlington, VA
Glen Forest Elementary72%1.5Bailey's Crossroads, VA
Northern Virginia Juvenile Detention Home50%1.6Alexandria, VA
Baileys Elementary67%1.7Bailey's Crossroads, VA
Abingdon Elementary78%1.7Arlington, VA

Alexandria demographics profile

StatisticAlexandriaVirginiaNational
Population151,4738,310,301318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)10,14319191
Median age36.237.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%57%55%
Speak English67%84%79%
Speak Spanish14%7%13%

Education level achieved in Alexandria

IndexAlexandriaVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade90.5%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school90.0%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college79.5%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree66.1%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors62.1%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters32.7%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree10.8%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.5%1.7%1.3%
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Source: The John Adams Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.