Pitts School Road Elementary School

720 Pitts School Rd Sw,

Concord, NC, 28027-

Tel: (704)788-3430
Grades: KG-5

1,020 students

Pitts School Road Elementary School serves 1,020 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Pitts School Road Elementary School operates within the Cabarrus County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 1020 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 1,020 students
Pitts School Road Elementary School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Pitts School Road Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Pitts School Road Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Pitts School Road Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
2%
Pitts School Road Elementary School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
6%
13%
Pitts School Road Elementary School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
16%
27%
Pitts School Road Elementary School Black (2006-2012)
White
69%
52%
Pitts School Road Elementary School White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pitts School Road Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Pitts School Road Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.50 0.64
Pitts School Road Elementary School Diversity Score (2006-2012)
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.
21%
45%
Pitts School Road Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
6%
8%
Pitts School Road Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 29,200 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Cabarrus County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
4
Number of Students Managed 29,200 1,593
Cabarrus County s School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $265 MM $19 MM
Cabarrus County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $284 MM $18 MM
Cabarrus County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,543 $11,105
Cabarrus County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,247 $10,880
Cabarrus County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Jay M Robinson High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hickory Ridge Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harrisburg Elementary School (2 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Concord Jay M Robinson High School
    300 Pitts School Rd Sw
    Concord , NC , 28027
    (704)788-4500
    1.2  mi  |  1454  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Harrisburg Harrisburg Elementary School
    3900 Stallings Rd
    Harrisburg , NC , 28075
    (704)455-5118
    2  mi  |  893  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Concord Wolf Meadow Elementary School
    150 Wolf Meadow Dr Sw
    Concord , NC , 28027
    (704)786-9173
    2.5  mi  |  512  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Harrisburg Hickory Ridge Middle School
    7336 Raging Ridge Rd
    Harrisburg , NC , 28075
    (704)455-1331
    2.5  mi  |  1125  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Harrisburg Hickory Ridge High School
    7321 Raging Ridge Rd
    Harrisburg , NC , 28075
    (704)454-7300
    2.7  mi  |  1426  students  |  Gr.  9-12

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Knowledge is Power Program: A Strong Model for Public Schools
Knowledge is Power Program: A Strong Model for Public Schools
As many traditional public schools struggle to close the achievement gap, Knowledge is Power Program schools seem to have the right formula for helping poverty-stricken and minority students achieve success. In this article, we examine how KIPP schools are making their students’ futures much brighter.
Urban Public Schools Come to the Rescue of Black Boys
Public schools across the nation are implementing programs that help keep young black men in school and off the streets. Boosting graduation rates, reducing gang involvement and violence, and providing positive male role models are just a few of the common elements of these programs. Yet, the achievement gap between black boys and other peer groups remains extremely wide.
Teachers in 19 States Allowed to Physically Punish Students
As of 2014, nineteen states still allow corporal punishment – spanking and paddling the most common choices – in their public schools. However, some argue that not only are these punishments physically harmful, they also are disproportionately administered to students of color. As a result, House democrats have taken up the issue in a new bill that would ban all forms of corporal punishment nationwide.