Brush Creek Elementary School

Brush Creek Elementary School serves 418 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Brush Creek Elementary School operates within the Madison County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 418 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 418 students
Brush Creek Elementary School Total Students (2003-2014)
Gender % Brush Creek Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Brush Creek Elementary School Total Teachers (2003-2014)
Students by Grade Brush Creek Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.09 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Brush Creek Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.09 0.45
Brush Creek Elementary School Diversity Score (2003-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
56%
47%
Brush Creek Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
7%
Brush Creek Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,487 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,633 is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,519 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name Madison County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
1
Number of Students Managed 2,487 1,120
Madison County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $18 MM
Madison County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $28 MM $18 MM
Madison County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,633 $10,864
Madison County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,519 $10,591
Madison County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Madison High School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Madison Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Laurel Elementary School (6.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MarshallMadison Middle School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 591 students95 Upper Brush Creek Rd
    MarshallNC 28753
    (828)649-2269
    0.26-8591
  • MarshallMadison High School
    4.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 645 students5740 Us Hwy 2570
    MarshallNC 28753
    (828)649-2876
    4.39-12645
  • Mars HillMadison Early College High School
    5.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 191 students800 Bailey St
    Mars HillNC 28754
    (828)689-9552
    5.29-12191
  • Marshall Laurel Elementary School
    6.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 65 students4100 Hwy 212
    MarshallNC 28753
    (828)656-2223
    6.2KG-565
  • Hot SpringsHot Springs Elementary School
    6.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 103 students63 Serpentine Ave
    Hot SpringsNC 28743
    (828)622-3292
    6.9KG-5103

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