PROFICIENCY 15% 60% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
35%Jefferson County

Minor High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Jefferson County" in Adamsville, AL. There are a total of 1,045 students and 59 teachers at Minor High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 635 free lunch students and 95 reduced lunch students.

Minor High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 15.0%, which is 60% lower than the Alabama average.


Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch635
Reduced lunch95


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment317
Taking some courses223
Taking some courses (not tests)83
Passing some courses121
Passing no courses96

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Minor High School, there are a total of 317 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 223 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School<= 5%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School25-29%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Minor High School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 11.4% 47.4% 57.4% 51.1%
African American 85.5% 43.9% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.2% 0.5% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.9% 6.6% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.0% 1.4% 1.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Crumly Chapel Elementary School25%0.5Adamsville, AL
Bottenfield Middle School20%1.3Adamsville, AL
Adamsville Elementary School25%2.1Adamsville, AL
Minor Comm School27%2.5Minor, AL
Hillview Elementary School22%3.1Forestdale, AL
South Hampton Elementary13%3.1Birmingham, AL
Brookville Elementary School35%4.1Graysville, AL
Jackson-olin High School10%4.5Birmingham, AL
Wylam Elementary School20%4.9Birmingham, AL
Bush Hills Academy14%5.5Birmingham, AL
Minor Elementary School20%5.6Birmingham, AL
George Washington Carver High School14%5.9Birmingham, AL

Adamsville demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1769291
Median age42.038.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%57%55%
Speak English97%95%79%
Speak Spanish3%3%13%

Education level achieved in Adamsville

Completed 8th grade78.2%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school76.5%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college49.6%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.0%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.9%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters6.1%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.0%1.3%
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Source: The Minor High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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