Rugby Middle School

Rugby Middle School serves 918 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Rugby Middle School operates within the Henderson County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 918 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 918 students
Rugby Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Rugby Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Rugby Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Rugby Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
Rugby Middle School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
8%
13%
Rugby Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
27%
Rugby Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
84%
52%
Rugby Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Rugby Middle School Sch Ethnicity Rugby Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.29 0.44
Rugby Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
32%
45%
Rugby Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
7%
8%
Rugby Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,435 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Henderson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
4
Number of Students Managed 13,435 1,682
Henderson County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $125 MM $19 MM
Henderson County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $119 MM $18 MM
Henderson County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,321 $11,105
Henderson County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,907 $10,880
Henderson County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is West Henderson High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Balfour Education Center (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Balfour Education Center (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HendersonvilWest Henderson High School
    3600 Haywood Rd
    HendersonvilNC 28791
    (828)891-6571
    0.2 mi | 1059 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • HendersonvilBalfour Education Center
    Alternative School
    2529 Asheville Hwy
    HendersonvilNC 28792
    (828)697-4629
    Alternative School

    1.5 mi | 108 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • HendersonvilHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Hendersonville Elementary School
    1039 Randall Circle
    HendersonvilNC 28791
    (828)697-4752
    2.6 mi | 437 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • HendersonvilHendersonville Middle School
    825 North Whitted St
    HendersonvilNC 28791
    (828)697-4800
    2.7 mi | 539 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HendersonvilHendersonville High School
    311 8th Ave West
    HendersonvilNC 28791
    (828)697-4802
    3.1 mi | 701 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Hendersonvil, NC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.37, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Hendersonvil is Bruce Drysdale Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.