Brush Creek Elementary School

  • Brush Creek Elementary School serves 383 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Brush Creek Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

Brush Creek Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Brush Creek Elementary School's student population of 383 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students383 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brush Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,561 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brush Creek Elementary School is 0.09, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#159 out of 2561 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
5%
17%
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Black
n/a
26%
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White
95%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.090.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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