Public Schools in Rush County, Indiana

There are 9 Public Schools in Rush County, Indiana, serving a population of 16,765 people in an area of 409 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,862 people, and 1 Public School per 45 square miles.

In Indiana, Rush County is ranked 13th of 92 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 78th of 92 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Rush County Public Schools

Find Rush County, Indiana public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Arlington Elementary School 7178 U.s. 52 Arlington, IN

Benjamin Rush Middle School 1601 North Sexton Street Rushville, IN

Carthage Elementary School 411 East 2nd Street Carthage, IN

Mays Community Academy 929 South Street Mays, IN

Mays Elementary School 929 South Street Mays, IN

Milroy Elementary School 215 North Pleasant Street Milroy, IN

Rushville Consolidated High School 1201 Lions Path Rushville, IN

Rushville Elementary School East 390 West 16th Street Rushville, IN

Rushville Elementary School West 410 West 16th Street Rushville, IN

About Rush County Public Schools

Rush County Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Rush County, IN. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Indiana, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Rush County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Rush County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Rush County Public School Statistics

Find Rush County Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Rush County Public School Enrollment
 Rush CountyIndiana
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment110 (70.1%)54,163 (54.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment156 (95.7%)73,634 (86.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)810 (92.9%)312,521 (87.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)884 (95.3%)312,022 (87.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)914 (95.2%)323,653 (89.9%)
Rush County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Rush CountyIndiana
Less than 9th Grade Education540 (4.7%)167,020 (3.8%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,218 (10.6%)343,773 (7.9%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)5,299 (45.9%)1,474,872 (33.8%)