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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
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  • 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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54 reviews

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Teacher effectiveness: Very effective
Submitted by a parent · October 23, 2015
The staff and John Adams Elementary School is truly amazing. They provide excellent support to the students.

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Submitted by a parent · October 23, 2015
All the teachers work so hard every day to make John Adams a healthy learning environment for young minds.

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Submitted by a parent · October 23, 2015
One of my children is flourishing in the dual language program and my second child is preparing to start kindergarten next year. My family is very happy with the excellent staff and wonderful services John Adams Elementary School provides. The... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 10, 2015
Love one of the administrators. The receptionist is friendly. Love LOVE the diversity. That was very important us. That said, most of the families are low income with little education. Most of the office staff is unprofessional. The dual... 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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John Adams Elementary School
5651 Rayburn Ave, Alexandria, VA  22311
Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 54 reviews. (703) 824-6970
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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