Rugby Middle School

  • Rugby Middle School serves 896 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Rugby Middle School operates within the Henderson County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 896 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students896 students
Rugby Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Rugby Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
Rugby Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeRugby Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Rugby Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Rugby Middle School American Indian Students (2005-2009)
Asian
2%
3%
Rugby Middle School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
11%
16%
Rugby Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
2%
26%
Rugby Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
82%
50%
Rugby Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Rugby Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsRugby Middle 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.
0.320.66
Rugby Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
30%
52%
Rugby Middle 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.
9%
5%
Rugby Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Henderson County s School District's student population of 13,743 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,460 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 39% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,756 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameHenderson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
1
Number of Students Managed13,743912
Henderson County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$155 MM$18 MM
Henderson County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$119 MM$18 MM
Henderson County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,460$10,864
Henderson County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,756$10,591
Henderson 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HendersonvilleWest Henderson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1090 students
    0.2 miles
    3600 Haywood Road
    HendersonvilleNC 28791
    (828)891-6571
    0.29-121090
  • HendersonvilleBalfour Education CenterAlternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 167 students
    1.5 miles
    2529 Asheville Highway
    HendersonvilleNC 28792
    (828)697-4629
    1.56-12167
  • Hendersonville Hendersonville Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 443 students
    2.6 miles
    1039 Randall Circle
    HendersonvilleNC 28791
    (828)697-4752
    2.6KG-5443
  • HendersonvilleHendersonville Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 619 students
    2.7 miles
    825 North Whitted Street
    HendersonvilleNC 28791
    (828)697-4800
    2.76-8619
  • HendersonvilleBruce Drysdale Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 472 students
    3.1 miles
    271 Bearcat Blvd.
    HendersonvilleNC 28792
    (828)697-5568
    3.1KG-5472

School Reviews

3  5/2/2017
This school makes me sad. Some teachers are phenomenal, but the bad ones out weigh the good. The food is utter garbage. Our school is underfunded, underemployed, and under performing.
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