John Adams Elementary School

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50800 Desert Club Dr

La Quinta, CA 92253

(760) 777-4260

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 455

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for John Adams Elementary School

Well im not to thrilled with the people working in the office. And Im still not to sure of the rest fo the staff

Posted by a parent on 01/27/15

I will not recommend this school to anybody that I know. I had nothing but but experience by the staff. The receptionist is very rude and does not like to help anybody. I wen to school at 8 am to try to drop my kid from the school and she will not give me any transfer paperwork. She told me she will ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/27/14

This school is lacking in leadership from both the staff and the principal. There is little to no parent participation. The teachers have no team leadership skills and are not required to work together as a team or within their grade level. I would seriously consider transferring into a higher scoring ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/30/14

Great job Adams school staff keep up the great work. I'm so happy and my kids love it.

Posted by a parent on 10/17/10

this one of the best elementry schools teacher are always ready to help with anything the student or parent needs. the principal mrs. rice is an wounderfull and careing person who gives her all to the students and the school.

Posted by a parent on 05/11/10

this school is Great and I drive my child from Indio, which I am considered in the cv district, the drive is worth it to have my child in a great school. the teachers are nice also. my child will be going into 1st grade this year and she loves this school too, so I would not have it any other way. the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/09/08

My 2 kids have also been attending Adams since Kinder.I drive them from Coachella everyday because this school is wonderful.My 2 girls have had Mrs. Wark who is the most amazing teacher and person in general,Mrs. Brock,who is the most loving, outgoing,understanding teacher,and finally Mrs. Pearce,who ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/08/07

I absolutely love this school, my son Joseph has attended since Kinder and will be in 3rd grade he scores at the top of every subject, he has received student of the month when deserved and I have really like all his teachers and the caring way that all 3 of them have seemed to create a productive, fun ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/28/07

My 4th child is about to start school this fall. All my children have attended John Adams Elementary. I think this school has a wonderful caring staff and excellent teachers. My son who is entering 4th grade this year just received his state test results in the mail and scored in the advanced range ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/31/06

Not very happy on how my children were treated by peers and facilty. Much to my disappointment their lerarning was compromised by lack of teaching. Which cause me to pull my kids out and transfer to a privite school.

Posted by a parent on 07/28/05

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Test scores for John Adams Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
John Adams Elementary School
Desert Sands Unified School District
* In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

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La Quinta schools — John Adams Elementary School is located at 50800 Desert Club Dr, La Quinta CA 92253. 50800 Desert Club Dr is in the 92253 ZIP code in La Quinta, CA The school district for John Adams Elementary School is the Desert Sands Unified School District. John Adams Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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