Adair County School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,687 students in Adair County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
Public Schools in Adair County School District have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Adair County School District are Adair County Middle School, Adair County Elementary School and Adair County High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Adair County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Adair County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Kentucky for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Adair County School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
5 Schools
1,537 Schools
# Students
2,687 Students
679,771 Students
# Teachers
173 Teachers
42,042 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Adair County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 172 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KY)
Overall District Rank
#75 out of 173 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Adair County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Adair County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Adair County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Adair County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.21
0.40
# American Indian Students
1 Student
838 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
8 Students
12,131 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
131 Students
45,775 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
7%
# Black Students
56 Students
71,824 Students
% Black Students
2%
10%
# White Students
2,387 Students
521,864 Students
% White Students
89%
77%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
849 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
104 Students
26,490 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
96
29,417
# Students in K Grade:
173
43,976
# Students in 1st Grade:
181
50,426
# Students in 2nd Grade:
189
49,404
# Students in 3rd Grade:
203
51,263
# Students in 4th Grade:
218
52,252
# Students in 5th Grade:
214
52,361
# Students in 6th Grade:
185
50,824
# Students in 7th Grade:
200
50,181
# Students in 8th Grade:
188
50,228
# Students in 9th Grade:
226
53,687
# Students in 10th Grade:
210
50,822
# Students in 11th Grade:
197
48,739
# Students in 12th Grade:
205
45,593
# Ungraded Students:
2
598

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,176 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,004. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,083 is less than the state median of $12,248. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue
$30 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Adair County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$30 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Adair County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,176
$12,004
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Adair County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,083
$12,248
This chart display average spending per public school student in Adair County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Adair County School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Adair County Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
322 General John Adair Dr
Columbia, KY 42728
(270) 384-5308
Grades: 6-8
| 572 students
Rank: #22.
Adair County Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
870 Indian Dr
Columbia, KY 42728
(270) 384-0077
Grades: 3-5
| 731 students
Rank: #33.
Adair County High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
526 Indian Dr
Columbia, KY 42728
(270) 384-2751
Grades: 9-12
| 813 students
158 Col. Casey Dr
Columbia, KY 42728
(270) 384-3367
Grades: K-2
| 543 students
Adair Learning Academy
Alternative School
401 Appleby Dr
Columbia, KY 42728
(270) 384-0811
Grades: 5-12
| 28 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,687 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.21

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