Public Schools in Adams County, Indiana

There are 11 Public Schools in Adams County, Indiana, serving a population of 35,018 people in an area of 339 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 3,183 people, and 1 Public School per 30 square miles.

In Indiana, Adams County is ranked 70th of 92 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 56th of 92 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Adams County Public Schools

Find Adams County, Indiana public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Adams Central Elementary School 222 West Washington Street Monroe, IN

Adams Central High School 222 West Washington Street Monroe, IN

Bellmont Middle School 1200 East North Adams Drive Decatur, IN

Bellmont Senior High School 1000 East North Adams Drive Decatur, IN

Northwest Elementary 1109 Dayton Street Decatur, IN

South Adams Elementary School 1012 Starfire Way Berne, IN

South Adams High School 1000 Parkway Street Berne, IN

South Adams Middle School 1212 Starfire Way Berne, IN

South Aiken High School 1012 Starfire Way Berne, IN

South Allegheny Early Childhood Center 1212 Starfire Way Berne, IN

Southeast Elementary School 901 Everhart Drive Decatur, IN

About Adams County Public Schools

Adams County Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Adams County, IN. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Indiana, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Adams County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Adams County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Adams County Public School Statistics

Find Adams County Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Adams County Public School Enrollment
 Adams CountyIndiana
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment325 (51.8%)54,163 (54.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment506 (84.5%)73,634 (86.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,466 (64.4%)312,521 (87.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,747 (73.3%)312,022 (87.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,626 (90.4%)323,653 (89.9%)
Adams County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Adams CountyIndiana
Less than 9th Grade Education1,784 (8.5%)167,020 (3.8%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,666 (7.9%)343,773 (7.9%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)8,558 (40.7%)1,474,872 (33.8%)