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.
Madison County s 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 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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 13:1 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 (1988-2014)
Hispanic
3%
15%
Madison High School Black Students (2004-2014)
White
96%
51%
Madison High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Madison High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.08 0.45
Madison High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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 (1990-2014)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Madison County s School District's student population of 2,487 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,633 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,519 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 7% 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 (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 76%
Madison County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $18 MM
Madison County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $28 MM $18 MM
Madison County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,633 $10,864
Madison County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,519 $10,591
Madison County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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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  • Mars HillMadison Early College High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 191 students
    1.1 miles
    800 Bailey St
    Mars HillNC 28754
    (828)689-9552
    1.19-12191
  • Marshall Brush Creek Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 418 students
    4.3 miles
    265 Upper Brush Creek Rd
    MarshallNC 28753
    (828)649-1547
    4.3KG-5418
  • MarshallMadison Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 591 students
    4.3 miles
    95 Upper Brush Creek Rd
    MarshallNC 28753
    (828)649-2269
    4.36-8591
  • Mars HillMars Hill Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 474 students
    7.4 miles
    200 School House Ln
    Mars HillNC 28754
    (828)689-2922
    7.4KG-5474
  • WeavervilleNorth Buncombe Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 715 students
    7.9 miles
    251 Flat Creek Church Rd
    WeavervilleNC 28787
    (828)645-6054
    7.9KG-4715

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