Brush Creek Elementary School

  • Brush Creek Elementary School serves 385 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Brush Creek Elementary School operates within the Madison County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 385 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 385 students
Brush Creek Elementary School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Brush Creek Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Brush Creek Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Brush Creek Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 13:1 16:1
Brush Creek Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
Asian
n/a
3%
Brush Creek Elementary School Asian Students (2008-2012)
Hispanic
5%
16%
Brush Creek Elementary School Black Students (2004-2015)
Black
n/a
26%
Brush Creek Elementary School Black Students (2004-2010)
White
95%
50%
Brush Creek Elementary School White Students (2004-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Brush Creek Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Brush Creek Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
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.
0.10 0.45
Brush Creek Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Brush Creek Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Brush Creek Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

  • Madison County s School District's student population of 2,430 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,628 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,736 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Madison County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
1
Number of Students Managed 2,430 912
Madison County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $14 MM
Madison County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $25 MM $14 MM
Madison County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,628 $15,636
Madison County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,736 $15,099
Madison County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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