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Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A-
  2. Diversity
    C
  3. Teachers
    A
  4. College Prep
    B
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B
  6. Health & Safety
    A
  7. Administration
    B+
  8. Sports
    NG
  9. Food
    B
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B+
Adams Central Junior/Senior High School is a highly rated, public school located in Hastings, NE. It has 462 students in grades 7-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 13 to 1. According to state test scores, 76% of students are at least proficient in math and 90% in reading.
About Adams Central Junior/Senior High School...
Address
1090 S Adams Rd
Hastings, NE 68901
Telephone
(402) 463-3285
Website

Adams Central Junior/Senior High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
90%
Percent Proficient - Math
76%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
Average ACT
27
51 responses
AP Enrollment
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Living in the Area
B+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Crime & Safety
    NG
  2. Diversity
    C
  3. Cost of Living
    B+
  4. Good for Families
    A-
Area Feel
Rural
Median Household Income
$93,300
National
$55,322
Median Rent
National
$949
Median Home Value
$236,100
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
A
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.5 responses
Poll
60%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.5 responses
Poll
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Students

Diversity
C
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
462
Free or Reduced Lunch
19%
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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
13:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
Teachers in First/Second Year
7.7%
63%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.8 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.8 responses
63%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.8 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
$15,822/ year
National
$12,239
40%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.5 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.5 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.5 responses
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I really enjoy how small the classes are just because at my old school it was so big and you didn't always know everyone. The teachers are really helpful in preparing us for college, before junior year I had no idea how important college can be for your future. The only thing I didn't like about Adams Central was how close minded the students were. Coming from my old school the population was very diverse, then I came here and the students were never exposed to different cultures.
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The classes are fantastic, you really do learn a lot. The activities (including sports) are competitive and character building. The only problem I have with Adams Central is the lack of diversity which in turn creates the other problem of students who feel entitled. It has been a hard time for me to find friends because many of the students are not mature, or are scared to be mature. It is a problem in many schools around the world, so it is easily fixable.
There were many things that I had loved about the school including the excurricular activities offered, as well as the ties within the community. Although, one thing I believe this school needs to work on is college readiness. I now attend an out-of-state university along with other classmates. There are many classes that I am now having to take because my high school did not provide them. My high school only offered four dual enrollment classes and did not allow us to travel to the community college campus to take other classes nor offered AP or IB classes. Meeting individuals that are my age and have their Associates degree made me realize how much my school did not offer in terms of college prepareness. This causes me to have to pay more for my education when they could have been provided to me at a lower cost. College debt is a major problem in America and offering more college level classes in high school could have helped many individuals.