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Adams Middle School

Public | 6-8 | 650 students

 
 

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4 stars


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2 reviews of this school


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Posted July 29, 2009

Awesome school! I am entering 7th grade this year and can't wait for school to start. I know it sounds strange but I became friends with some teachers and tons of new friends too. I came from a small countrey school with a class of 15 to a class of 200 and addapted the 2nd day! I am so glad I went to Adams, because everyone fits in, you meet tons of new great people ( including teachers ), and it's a great invironment inside and out. I would deffenatly send my child there!
—Submitted by a student


Posted July 23, 2005

Adams Middle School is a great school to put your child through. This is the school I go to. I am in my 8th grade year there and I am going to be sad to leave. It has been really fun and I have learned a lot from all the great teachers I have had.
—Submitted by a student


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 68% in 2012.

219 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
68%

2011

 
 
40%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 75% in 2012.

219 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
72%

2011

 
 
66%

2010

 
 
77%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2011-2012 Nebraska used the Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA) assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grades 4, 8 and 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science. The NeSA assessments are standards-based tests, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Nebraska. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Nebraska Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 68% in 2012.

214 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
57%

2011

 
 
59%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 77% in 2012.

214 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
79%

2011

 
 
80%

2010

 
 
74%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2011-2012 Nebraska used the Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA) assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grades 4, 8 and 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science. The NeSA assessments are standards-based tests, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Nebraska. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Nebraska Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 62% in 2012.

204 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
73%

2011

 
 
n/a
Reading

The state average for Reading was 73% in 2012.

204 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
79%

2011

 
 
67%

2010

 
 
72%
Science

The state average for Science was 68% in 2012.

204 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
78%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 64% in 2012.

203 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
66%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2011-2012 Nebraska used the Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA) assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grades 4, 8 and 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science. The NeSA assessments are standards-based tests, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Nebraska. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Nebraska Department of Education

Math

All Students68%
Female66%
Male69%
Hispanicn/a
White, not Hispanic72%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunchn/a
English language learnersn/a

Reading

All Students72%
Female76%
Male68%
Hispanicn/a
White, not Hispanic75%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunchn/a
Special education studentsn/a
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2011-2012 Nebraska used the Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA) assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grades 4, 8 and 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science. The NeSA assessments are standards-based tests, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Nebraska. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

The different student groups were identified by the Nebraska Department of Education; if there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Nebraska Department of Education

Math

All Students57%
Femalen/a
Malen/a
Hispanicn/a
White, not Hispanic62%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunchn/a
English language learnersn/a

Reading

All Students79%
Female86%
Male73%
Black, not Hispanic)n/a
Hispanicn/a
White, not Hispanic80%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunchn/a
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2011-2012 Nebraska used the Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA) assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grades 4, 8 and 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science. The NeSA assessments are standards-based tests, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Nebraska. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

The different student groups were identified by the Nebraska Department of Education; if there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Nebraska Department of Education

Math

All Students73%
Female71%
Male75%
Hispanicn/a
White, not Hispanic73%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunchn/a
English language learnersn/a

Reading

All Students79%
Female80%
Male78%
Hispanicn/a
White, not Hispanic79%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunchn/a

Science

All Students78%
Female75%
Male81%
White, not Hispanic80%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunchn/a

Writing

All Students66%
Female78%
Male55%
Black, not Hispanic)n/a
Hispanicn/a
White, not Hispanic67%
Students eligible for free and reduced lunchn/a
Special education studentsn/a
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2011-2012 Nebraska used the Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA) assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grades 4, 8 and 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science. The NeSA assessments are standards-based tests, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Nebraska. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

The different student groups were identified by the Nebraska Department of Education; if there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Nebraska Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 82% 71%
Hispanic 12% 16%
Two or more races 4% 3%
Black 1% 7%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Asian 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 32%N/A43%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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1200 South Mc Donald Rd
North Platte, NE 69103
Phone: (308) 535-7112

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