Southern Boone County R-1
Southern Boone County R-1 School District
The Southern Boone County School District, which educates children from Ashland and surrounding areas, has earned a reputation of educational excellence, boasting high school graduation rates eight percentage points above the state average and higher than average M.A.P. scores in all subjects and grade levels. In 2003, the school district received the “Distinction in Performance” for scoring 100 out of 100 points on the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education MAP test scores. The school district offers numerous student activities, clubs, and sports, including band, choir, performing arts, baseball, softball, football, soccer, volleyball, track, cross country and golf.