Pittman Elementary School

Pittman Elementary School serves 157 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Pittman Elementary School operates within the Halifax County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 157 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 157 students
Pittman Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Pittman Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Pittman Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Pittman Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Pittman Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Pittman Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
4%
15%
Pittman Elementary School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
91%
26%
Pittman Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
1%
51%
Pittman Elementary School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Pittman Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Pittman Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC 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.
0.17 0.45
Pittman Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
94%
47%
Pittman Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
3%
7%
Pittman Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,250 students has decreased by 30% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,194 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 54% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,023 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Halifax County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
1
Number of Students Managed 3,250 1,120
Halifax County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $55 MM $18 MM
Halifax County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $46 MM $18 MM
Halifax County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,194 $10,864
Halifax County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,023 $10,591
Halifax County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Northwest High School (8.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Enfield Middle School (6.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Inborden Elementary School (7.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • EnfieldEnfield Middle School
    6.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 329 students13723 Hwy 481
    EnfieldNC 27823
    (252)445-5502
    6.76-8329
  • EnfieldInborden Elementary School
    7.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 342 students13587 Hwy 481
    EnfieldNC 27823
    (252)445-3525
    7.5PK-5342
  • LittletonAurelian Springs Elementary School
    7.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 350 students10536 Hwy 48
    LittletonNC 27850
    (252)586-4944
    7.7PK-5350
  • LittletonNorthwest High School
    8.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 463 students8492 Hwy 48
    LittletonNC 27850
    (252)586-4125
    8.89-12463
  • HalifaxWeldon Middle School
    10.9 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 257 students4489 Hwy 301
    HalifaxNC 27839
    (252)536-2571
    10.95-8257

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