Madison High School

  • Madison High School serves 645 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 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%.
  • Madison High School operates within the Madison County s School District.
  • Madison County s School District's 71% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 645 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students645 students
Madison High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Madison High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
Madison High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeMadison High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
Madison High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Madison High School American Indian Students (2003-2013)
Hispanic
3%
16%
Madison High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
n/a
26%
Madison High School Black Students (2009-2010)
White
95%
50%
Madison High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Madison High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMadison High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.100.66
Madison High School Diversity Score (1989-2015)
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.
35%
52%
Madison High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
6%
5%
Madison High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Madison County s School District's student population of 2,430 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,727 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,612 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameMadison County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
1
Number of Students Managed2,430912
Madison County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate71%76%
Madison County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$28 MM$18 MM
Madison County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$28 MM$18 MM
Madison County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,727$10,864
Madison County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,612$10,591
Madison County s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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