Adams County

Adams County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.


of maintaining goals completed

Maintaining Goals

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 307 231
Current 203 206
Transitioning 338 330
Workforce category not identified +
Goals Actual
Job Profile 3 0

Adams County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
Emerging High School 120 16 78 26 0 0
College 111 24 69 17 + 0
Current Private 122 39 66 15 + +
Public 84 28 49 7 0 +
Transitioning Adult Education + 0 + 0 0 0
Unemployed 326 135 166 24 + 4
Recent Veteran + + 0 0 0 0
Workforce category not identified + + + 0 0 0
Totals 770 244 433 89 4 8

The table above is a detailed breakdown of the same ACT WorkKeys NCRC data presented in the upper right box on this page and represents ACT WorkKeys NCRCs earned or improved throughout the community. All ACT WorkKeys NCRC data is updated monthly.

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ACT WorkKeys NCRCs Earned

Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Dec 31, 2017

(High School/College)
(Employed Private/Public)
(Adult Ed/Unemployed)
Workforce category not identified +
Job Profile 0

Adams County

Service Delivery for ACT WorkKeys NCRC

WIN Job Center - Daniel Purvis
Co-Lin Community College-Angela Witherington
Natchez, Inc. -Alcorn State University

Participating High Schools

Natchez High School
Cathedral School
Trinity Episcopal School
Adams County Christian School
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Natchez Inc - Ruth Nichols

Improved ACT NCRC

To/From Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
Not Earned 21 2 0 0
Bronze 3 0 0
Silver 0 0
Gold 0

About ACT

Founded in 1959, ACT is a not-for-profit organization headquartered in Iowa City, Iowa, and dedicated to helping people achieve education and workplace success. ACT provides a broad array of assessment, research, information and program management solutions in the areas of education and workforce development.

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This website reports the ACT® WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificates earned at the county and state level and the progress being made by those participating states and counties in the ACT Work Ready Community initiative. This site only represents data stored in the ACT RegiSTAR™ system, a web-based reporting and management tool for ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificates.

State and national ACT WorkKeys NCRC data runs from January 2006 through March 31, 2018 , while county-level data is starting from January 2012. State job profile data runs from January 2007 through March 31, 2018 , while national job profile data reaches back to 1993. Again, please note that county-level ACT WorkKeys NCRC data collection began in January 2012 for WorkKeys Internet Version, and in July 2012 for pencil and paper assessments. State and national certificate totals include historical data prior to 2012.

WorkKeys® assessments are used across the nation, and many states have built their own Career Readiness Certificates based upon WorkKeys assessment results. You will find an asterisk denoting those states. This website will continue to evolve as the first two rounds of participating states give us feedback on what they would like to see -- and based on your feedback, as well.

Please contact us if you have comments, questions or would like to receive more information.