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School leader:  Lakisha Covert
5651 Rayburn Ave
Alexandria, VA 22311

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(703) 824-6970
(703) 379-4853
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"Our school is best known for its dual language and CETA programs"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    None, Opera, Instrumental and theory music lessons...
  • World languages
    Spanish
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41 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a community member · September 10, 2016
John Adams has a dedicated teaching staff, few student discipline problems, and a beautiful diverse student population! This school is committed to the arts and hosts a dual language curriculum for Spanish.

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Submitted by a parent · July 18, 2016
I love dual language program. My children love their school, they like their teachers. Great school. Mrs. Shirley is a very committed teacher.

Teacher effectiveness: Agree
Submitted by a community member · July 18, 2016
Many teachers are amazing and go above and beyond to make a challenging situation productive and positive for all students. Thank you!

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Submitted by a community member · July 18, 2016
John Adams is a diverse school that exposes both the student and family to multiple cultures and languages and abilities. - Over 1000 students including pre-K, Head Start and 5 classes of self contained special education. - Dual Language -... more

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We are a large, diverse Title I school serving students in grades preschool through fifth. We are a school with a Dual Language program. For the past four years we have worked with the Kennedy Center to produce our own operas and productions through the CETA program..

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Last modified: September 10, 2016
Last modified John Adams Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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