Adams Elementary School

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805 Cary Towne Blvd

Cary, NC 27511

(919) 460-3431

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 870

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

29 Parent Reviews for Adams Elementary School

I have been a parent at Adams YR Elem. for over 7 years now. I have 3 children that attended the school. The administration is the BEST. If you have a problem child it will be taken care of. If you have an AG child they will be taken care of. The staff is awesome have gone through all the grades I can ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/20/13

My child started Adams in Kindergarten, I have on numerous occasions had to approach the staff on policy and bullying on the play ground. Each year my child attend I have noticed more parents are pulling their children out. For the first time this has really affected me emotionally because my child's ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/14/12

My son changed to this school from a traditional calendar and we love it. He is now getting challenged in a way that he had not before. He loves having break throughout the year. This is also the first time he has said that he loves his teacher and loves to go to school.

Posted by a parent on 01/25/12

This school was an absolute nightmare for myself and my kids. The year round school program is cruel and unusual punishment in my opinion. They do not allow for kids to be kids, very military style and way too much homework. I think they should get rid of the year round programs all together. Kids ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/12/11

My two sons went to Adams for one year, but it was a great year! It really is a wonderful school. They are the only school that I have dealt with so far that has a positive atmosphere. The principal is great and he calls the parents with the child when they see the child doing something POSITIVE. Like ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/21/11

Bullying and racism are a problem here. The teachers ignore what is going on in front of their faces. It starts as early as Kindergarten.

Posted by a parent on 07/20/11

Bullying and cliques are a huge problem. I don't think staff are doing anything to fix it.

Posted by a other on 05/02/11

I have two children at Adams and I have to say the experience has been above average. I feel the school has challenged my children which is important, however beware there is a teacher there who is very difficult to deal with and if she singles your child out, the kid will have a miserable year. She ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/24/11

This is my daughter's first year at Adams after being reassigned from another very good Wake County school. I have been more than pleased with Adams. The principal seems to be very engaged with the children and knows most of them by name. I have been very happy with my daughter's teacher and the quality ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/20/09

We never see the principal either at the school or at the few after hours events they have.

Posted by a parent on 09/19/09

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Test scores
Test scores for Adams Elementary School

EOG* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Adams Elementary School
Wake County Schools
North Carolina
* In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.

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Cary schools — Adams Elementary School is located at 805 Cary Towne Blvd, Cary NC 27511. 805 Cary Towne Blvd is in the 27511 ZIP code in Cary, NC The school district for Adams Elementary School is the Wake County Schools. Adams Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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