Madison High School

5740 Us Hwy 2570,

Marshall, NC, 28753-9107

Tel: (828)649-2876
Grades: 9-12

649 students

Madison High School serves 649 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Madison High School operates within the Madison County s School District.
The school district's 61% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 649 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 649 students
Madison High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Madison High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Madison High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 12:1 15:1
Madison High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
13%
Madison High School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
n/a
27%
Madison High School Black (2009-2010)
White
96%
52%
Madison High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Madison High School Sch Ethnicity Madison High 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.
0.08 0.44
Madison High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
45%
45%
Madison High 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.
9%
8%
Madison High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,532 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 61% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Madison County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 2,532 1,682
Madison County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 61% 74%
Madison County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $19 MM
Madison County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $30 MM $18 MM
Madison County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,560 $11,105
Madison County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,312 $10,880
Madison 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 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Marshall Madison Early College High School
    4646 Us Hwy 2570
    Marshall , NC , 28753
    (828)649-1953
    1.1  mi  |  129  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Marshall Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Brush Creek Elementary School
    265 Upper Brush Creek Rd
    Marshall , NC , 28753
    (828)649-1547
    4.3  mi  |  437  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Marshall Madison Middle School
    95 Upper Brush Creek Rd
    Marshall , NC , 28753
    (828)649-2269
    4.3  mi  |  589  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Mars Hill Mars Hill Elementary School
    200 School House Ln
    Mars Hill , NC , 28754
    (828)689-2922
    7.4  mi  |  501  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Weaverville North Buncombe Elementary School
    251 Flat Creek Church
    Weaverville , NC , 28787
    (828)645-6054
    7.9  mi  |  706  students  |  Gr.  PK-4

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North Carolina 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 0.44, which is higher than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in North Carolina is Lexington City Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.