1000 Parkway St
Berne, IN 46711
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
South Adams High School serves 342 students in grades 9-12.
South Adams High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

South Adams High School's student population of 342 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
342 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

South Adams High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of South Adams High School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#823 out of 1757 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
12%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
85%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 342 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in IN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27 (Btm 50%)

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