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About This School

Minor High School is a public high school in Adamsville. The principal of Minor High School is Mr David R Pike and can be contacted at dpike@jefcoed.com. 1,122 students attend Minor High School and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 56% of the 1,122 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Minor High School is 15:1. Jackson-Olin High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Chorus
    • Drawing painting
    • Orchestra
    • Theater drama
  • Languages Taught

    • French
    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Cheerleading
    • Football
    • Softball
    • Track
    • Volleyball
    • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 83% 41%
Hispanic 2% 4%
White, non-Hispanic 14% 55%
Multiracial 0.4% %
Asian 0.3% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.08% 0.5%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 56% 40%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (6 months ago)

    Im a student it has gone better we get to use our cellphones in class again for educational reasons.The principal talks to us more let us know when good things are going on.The one thing about minor high we dont have any tissue in girl stalls today girls went to every bathroom no tissue they had to go get kleenex.like now come on .A other thing is outraging people is going to block schedule i hope they dont do this .it will mess everybody up its the board trying to do this .can I ask you this WHY?

  • (1 year ago)

    This school was great before this new principal showed up. She has changed everything that WORKED in the school. Now learning how to do the same thing a different way is effecting the teachers and in turn effecting the students and parents. Love this school but this woman seems to have a problem taking advice.As a first time principal she should be a bit more humble not try to "reinvent the wheel" and pick up where things are already flowing well. I just can't stand all the changes for no explanation. Some people don't know how to handle "power".

  • (4 years ago)

    A great school with some great teachers remember every school has the bad ones in it.

  • (4 years ago)

    I enjoyed my four years at Minor High School. I was a very involed student participating in athletics academic clubs and other various orginizations.

  • (5 years ago)

    My child goes to Minor High and i think its a great school they dont bar a curve with those kids I love that. The kids respect them too.

  • (7 years ago)

    Minor High School is a great school to attend. We have some of the best teachers. There is plenty of extracurricular activities that students can join. Minor teaches how to deal with all types of people also.

  • (7 years ago)

    Minor is a good school for children. The teachers are wonderful and the people are great.

  • (8 years ago)

    The academic program is just as good as any school in america.Music arts and sports are good way to keep kids of the streets.I enjoyed Minor I played Football and Basketball. But there needs to be a little more diversity in Minor

  • (9 years ago)

    This is my upcoming senior year. This is a good school. I say this because they have a balance of academics as well as extracurricular activities. This is the best school in our district.

  • (9 years ago)

    Mr. Phillips has truly changed Minor High School. I am a graduate of Minor High School and my daughter graduated in 2003. She not only received a wonderful education at Minor High School but she also gained skills in how to survive and live in the real world. Mr. Phillips was a God send to my daughter. She experienced something her Senior year that no parent would ever want for their child. As usual she handled it with grace and dignity and Mr. Phillips inspired her to use this experience to help others in the future. Mr. Phillips is truly a unique individual. I only wish every principle in the US was like him. It would certainly prevent problems from developing in schools around our nation. God Bless!

  • (10 years ago)

    'Minor is an all-around absolute favorite! It's the best school in America. We have the best staff and students. Being at Minor daily changes your whole train of thinking. It's so much diversity and so many things to participate in that you can't go without getting to know at least one person. We have a lot of order and a lot of fun. We get along well with each other. If you are seeking a higher education while still being socially active come to Minor. There is no other school I would rather attend.'

  • (11 years ago)

    I love Minor! I'll be a senior this fall and it is going to be great. Crystal

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