Person County Public Schools

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(12)
High
(2)
Middle
(3)
Elementary
(9)
Pre-K
(1)
Charter
(2)
Private
(3)
There are 12 public schools in Person County, North Carolina, serving 6,054 students.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the North Carolina state average of 48%.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Person County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • RoxboroBethel Hill Charter
    Charter School
    401 Bethel Hill Sch
    RoxboroNC27574
    (336)599-2823
    Charter School
    382 students | Gr. KG-6
  • TimberlakeHelena Elementary School
    355 Helena Moriah Rd
    TimberlakeNC27583
    (336)364-7715
    643 students | Gr. KG-5
  • RoxboroNorth Elementary School
    260 Henderson Rd
    RoxboroNC27573
    (336)599-7262
    297 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Roxboro
    North End Elementary School
    378 Mill Creek Rd
    RoxboroNC27574
    (336)599-3313
    203 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Roxboro
    Northern Middle School
    1935 Carver Dr
    RoxboroNC27573
    (336)599-6344
    480 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Hurdle MillsOak Lane Elementary School
    2076 Jim Morton Rd
    Hurdle MillsNC27541
    (336)364-2204
    287 students | Gr. KG-5
  • RoxboroPerson High School
    1010 Ridge Rd
    RoxboroNC27573
    (336)599-8321
    1446 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Roxboro
    Roxboro Community
    Charter School
    115 Lake Dr
    RoxboroNC27573
    (336)597-0020
    Charter School
    615 students | Gr. 6-12
  • Roxboro
    South Elementary School
    1333 Hurdle Mills Rd
    RoxboroNC27573
    (336)599-7133
    440 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Roxboro
    Southern Middle School
    209 Southern Middle Sch Rd
    RoxboroNC27573
    (336)599-6995
    601 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Roxboro
    Stories Creek Elementary School
    133 Stories Creek School Ro
    RoxboroNC27574
    (336)503-8071
    442 students | Gr. KG-5
  • SemoraWoodland Elementary School
    7391 Semora Rd
    SemoraNC27343
    (336)599-7442
    218 students | Gr. KG-5

County Statistics

About Person County County Statistics (NC) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 23,821 people 9,242,160 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 19% 24%
Median Household Income $50,543 $41,544
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Did You Know?
Person County, NC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.54, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in Person County is Person County Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or in the USA.