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Benjamin Rush Middle School
1601 N. Sexton St. - Rushville, IN 46173 • Ph: 765-932-2968 Fax: 765-938-2011
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New BRMS enrollments are processed by appointment. Parents of transferring students need to call 765-932-2968 ext/225 to schedule an appointment for registration. 7th and 8th grade registration paperwork may be obtained through the BRMS front office during the hours of 7:30 am-4:00 pm. New student enrollment is by appointment only. Appointments can be made by calling (765) 932-2968 ext/225.

Please bring the following documents to your enrollment appointment:

  • Student birth certificate (or copy)
  • Proof of Rush County residency (housing title or lease, utility bill, driver's license, etc.)-only one document necessary
  • Guardianship/Custody paperwork (if applicable)
  • Most current ILearn scores (if Indiana resident-if coming from out of state, scores from state equalivancy test and the student's transcripts or last report card are sufficient)
  • Student's last report card and/or current school schedule
  • Emergency contacts (names and phone numbers)
  • Fully completed registration paperwork
Grade 7 Course Offerings
  • Language Arts 7 or Advanced Language Arts 7 (placement based upon 6th grade standardized NWEA-ILearn test scores)
  • Math 7 or Pre-Algebra 7(placement based upon 6th grade standardized NWEA-ILearn test scores,
  • Science 7
  • Social Studies 7
  • Health7/PE 7 (1 semester each)
  • Visual Art /Digital Citizenship (1 semester each)
  • Music elective: Instrumental Music (year)/ Choral Music (year)/ Exploring Music/Study (1 semester EM, 1 semester Study)
Grade 8 Course Offerings
  • Language Arts 8 or Advanced Language Arts 8 (placement based upon 7th grade standardized NEWA-ILearn test scores)
  • Pre-Algebra 8 or Algebra (placement based upon 7th grade standardized NWEA-ILearn test scores
  • Science 8
  • Social Studies 8
  • PE 8Health/ 8 (1 semseter each)
  • Family And Consumer Science/Exploring College and Careers (1 semester each)
  • Music/Study hall elective/Intro to Ag: Instrumental Music (year)/ Choral Music (year)/ Study (year)/ Ag (year)


Due to scheduling constraints, Benjamin Rush Middle School students are not given the opportunity to choose particular teachers, class or lunch periods, etc.