Adair County High School

526 Indian Dr
Columbia, KY 42728
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Adair County High School serves 774 students in grades 9-12.
Adair County High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 774 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 10% in KY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Adair County High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Adair County High School's student population of 774 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
774 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
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School Rankings

Adair County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Adair County High School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#634 out of 1230 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
87%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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Graduation Rate
96%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Adair County High School's ranking?
Adair County High School is ranked #634 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Adair County High School?
The graduation rate of Adair County High School is 96%, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 90%.
How many students attend Adair County High School?
774 students attend Adair County High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
87% of Adair County High School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Adair County High School?
Adair County High School has a student ration of 15:1, which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Adair County High School offer ?
Adair County High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Adair County High School part of?
Adair County High School is part of Adair County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 774 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 10%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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