Minor High School

2285 Minor Parkway, Adamsville, AL 35005 | (205) 379-4750
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,165
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3.5 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2285 Minor Pkwy, Adamsville, AL 35005
  • Principal or Admin: Mr David R Pike
  • Fax: (205) 379-4795
School Operational Details
  • Shared Time School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,165
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 69.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 611 (52.4%)
  • Females: 554 (47.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 116 (10.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 520 (44.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 636 (54.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Minor High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Minor High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade34029.2%
10th Grade32327.7%
11th Grade25521.9%
12th Grade24721.2%
Source: AL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 3.5

3.5 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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7 reviews for Minor High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on September 01, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I loved Minor. I have nothing bad to say about it
    My child is attending next year.
  • Reviewed by Student on July 01, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school doesn't do what it says it will. They claim to care about students but they don't. I was held back when I moved here from out of state, the school I left was one of the best in the country, Minor said I didn't have enough credits, they didn't check, because I was over the required credits needed. I just wish someone would do their job and care, this will ruin my future.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on May 03, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Love Minor High School! I'm a c/o 2000 graduate. I have nothing but good memories from Minor. They really helped me, and I was very prepared for college!
  • Reviewed by Former Student on March 23, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Minor did nothing to help me I cant stand it there
  • Reviewed by Student on August 04, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Minor High School is the best school to register your child in. I am a current student there in my junior year. They are very disciplined about education and safety. I am proud to say that this school sets a good example for many schools to come. Coach and other administrators are doing a wonderful job on discipline and also making kids want to go to school.
  • Reviewed by Student on April 23, 2007
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • honestly i really could care less about this school because the guidance office would not let me dropout to get my G.E.D so i could. ship to basic training in june. but today i went to ask her if she knew anywhere i could get my G.E.D at and also said to her that i still wanted walk with my senior class. after i said that she said that i should have went ahead to get my G.E.D . well i was trying to drop out and she told my parents that she would not sign and tell my teachers not to sign it either. so now i have five weeks until i get shipped off to fort benning, georgia and now i wont be able to because i wont have a diploma or my g.e.d so what should i do?

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Minor High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on AHSGE state exams in the following subjects:
  • Biology
  • Language
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies

AHSGE - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

Biology Test
Language Test
Math Test
Reading Test
Social Studies Test
Science Test

Grade 12 - % of students at or above proficiency

Biology Test
Language Test
Math Test
Reading Test
Social Studies Test
Science Test
Source: AL Department of Education 2009-2010

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