John Adams High School

3817 Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Cleveland, OH 44105 | (216) 491-5700
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,069
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Donald J. Jolly
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,069
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 67.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 555 (51.9%)
  • Females: 509 (47.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 24 (2.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 734 (68.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 758 (70.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
John Adams High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black1,06199.3%
Asian--
Hispanic--
White30.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For John Adams High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade32930.8%
10th Grade24723.1%
11th Grade23922.4%
12th Grade25423.8%
Graduate Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
71.9%
District:
54.3%
Graduates Taking ACT
School:
51.6%
District:
57.6%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2010)
Percent of Teachers That Have at Least a Master's Degree
School:
49.3%
District:
45.7%
Percent of Teachers That Have at Least a Bachelor's Degree
School:
100.0%
District:
99.9%
Percent of Teachers That Are Properly Certified
School:
93.9%
District:
96.3%
Percent of Teachers That Are Not Highly Qualified
School:
10.8%
District:
9.6%
Average Years of Teacher Experience
School:
14.0
District:
16.0
Average Teacher Salary
School:
$65,489
District:
$66,238
Source: OH Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that John Adams High School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on OGT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing
AYP and Performance (2009)
Performance Index Score: 67
Overall AYP: Not Met
Graduation AYP: Met
Math AYP: Not Met
Reading AYP: Not Met

OGT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201045.5%58.2%80.4%
200940.7%56.9%81.4%
200839.3%55.2%79.0%
 
Reading Test
201048.1%63.8%83.0%
200952.9%64.5%84.5%
200856.7%68.7%85.2%
 
Science Test
201023.2%44.4%73.0%
200920.9%44.0%76.0%
200826.9%43.7%72.8%
 
Social Studies Test
201032.3%54.8%79.6%
200934.7%54.2%81.6%
200835.1%54.8%78.4%
 
Writing Test
201063.2%67.2%84.1%
200972.5%79.3%89.7%
200847.8%67.3%85.2%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201072.6%78.1%89.2%
200966.5%76.4%88.5%
200859.8%74.9%88.2%
 
Reading Test
201089.1%86.8%91.6%
200987.3%89.2%92.8%
200882.1%88.3%91.9%
 
Science Test
201059.6%68.0%85.1%
200955.4%63.9%84.2%
200849.7%65.2%83.6%
 
Social Studies Test
201073.6%76.4%88.7%
200965.9%76.1%88.6%
200870.6%75.6%86.5%
 
Writing Test
201095.1%92.2%93.2%
200995.1%91.0%93.2%
200889.0%91.4%93.0%
 
Source: OH Department of Education 2009-2010

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