Madison High School

Madison High School serves 645 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Madison High School operates within the Madison County s School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 645 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 645 students
Madison High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Madison High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Madison High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Madison High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 12:1 16:1
Madison High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
3%
15%
Madison High School Black Students (1999-2014)
White
96%
51%
Madison High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Madison High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Madison High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.08 0.45
Madison High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
43%
47%
Madison High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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%
Madison High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,487 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 96% 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)
Graduation Rate 71% 76%
Madison County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
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 Early College High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Madison Middle School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brush Creek Elementary School (4.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mars HillMadison Early College High School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 191 students800 Bailey St
    Mars HillNC 28754
    (828)689-9552
    1.19-12191
  • Marshall Brush Creek Elementary School
    4.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 418 students265 Upper Brush Creek Rd
    MarshallNC 28753
    (828)649-1547
    4.3KG-5418
  • MarshallMadison Middle School
    4.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 591 students95 Upper Brush Creek Rd
    MarshallNC 28753
    (828)649-2269
    4.36-8591
  • Mars HillMars Hill Elementary School
    7.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 474 students200 School House Ln
    Mars HillNC 28754
    (828)689-2922
    7.4KG-5474
  • WeavervilleNorth Buncombe Elementary School
    7.9 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 715 students251 Flat Creek Church Rd
    WeavervilleNC 28787
    (828)645-6054
    7.9KG-4715

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