Brush Creek Elementary School

265 Upper Brush Creek Rd

Marshall, NC 28753

Tel: (828)649-1547
Grades: KG-5

437 students

Brush Creek Elementary School serves 437 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Brush Creek Elementary School operates within the Madison County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 437 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 437 students
Brush Creek Elementary School Total Students (2003-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Brush Creek Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2013)
Students by Grade Brush Creek Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 15:1 15:1
Brush Creek Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2013)
Hispanic
4%
13%
White
93%
52%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.13 0.44
Brush Creek Elementary School Diversity Score (2003-2013)
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.
51%
45%
Brush Creek Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2013)
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.
10%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,532 students has stayed relatively flat 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 (1988-2013)
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • MarshallMadison Middle School
    95 Upper Brush Creek Rd
    MarshallNC 28753
    (828)649-2269
    0.2 mi | 589 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MarshallMadison High School
    5740 Us Hwy 2570
    MarshallNC 28753
    (828)649-2876
    4.3 mi | 649 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MarshallMadison Early College High School
    4646 Us Hwy 2570
    MarshallNC 28753
    (828)649-1953
    5.2 mi | 129 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MarshallHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Laurel Elementary School
    4100 Hwy 212
    MarshallNC 28753
    (828)656-2223
    6.2 mi | 87 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Hot SpringsHot Springs Elementary School
    Serpentine Ave
    Hot SpringsNC 28743
    (828)622-3292
    6.9 mi | 140 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
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.