Person County Schools School District

304 S Morgan St Rm 25
Roxboro, NC 27573-5245
(District boundaries shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2024 school year, there are 10 public elementary schools serving 3,102 students in Person County Schools School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in North Carolina.
Public Elementary Schools in Person County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the North Carolina public elementary school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the North Carolina public elementary school average of 56% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (NC)
# Schools
12 Schools
2,169 Schools
# Students
4,301 Students
1,079,973 Students
# Teachers
293 Teachers
74,448 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Person County Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 325 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 81% has increased from 79% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NC)
#187 out of 325 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Person County Schools  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
47%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Person County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
46%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Person County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
81%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Person County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.65
0.70
# American Indian Students
17 Students
12,846 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
16 Students
42,535 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# Hispanic Students
509 Students
214,515 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
20%
# Black Students
1,338 Students
272,424 Students
% Black Students
31%
25%
# White Students
2,156 Students
475,894 Students
% White Students
50%
44%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
1,590 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
294 Students
59,301 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
51
21,001
# Students in K Grade:
322
112,042
# Students in 1st Grade:
344
108,688
# Students in 2nd Grade:
351
111,859
# Students in 3rd Grade:
340
112,431
# Students in 4th Grade:
348
113,015
# Students in 5th Grade:
353
113,863
# Students in 6th Grade:
312
116,205
# Students in 7th Grade:
352
117,135
# Students in 8th Grade:
276
119,094
# Students in 9th Grade:
330
10,398
# Students in 10th Grade:
343
9,149
# Students in 11th Grade:
303
8,221
# Students in 12th Grade:
276
6,872
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,518 is higher than the state median of $11,354. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,809 is higher than the state median of $11,785. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NC)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$54 MM
$17,307 MM
This chart display total revenue of Person County Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$51 MM
$17,964 MM
This chart display total spending of Person County Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$12,518
$11,354
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Person County Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$11,809
$11,785
This chart display average spending per public school student in Person County Schools  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Person County Schools School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Woodland Elementary School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7391 Semora Rd
Semora, NC 27343
(336) 599-7442
Grades: K-5
| 213 students
Rank: #22.
Oak Lane Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2076 Jim Morton Rd
Hurdle Mills, NC 27541
(336) 364-2204
Grades: K-5
| 223 students
Rank: #33.
Helena Elementary School
(Math: 59% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
355 Helena Moriah Rd
Timberlake, NC 27583
(336) 364-7715
Grades: K-5
| 500 students
Rank: #44.
Stories Creek Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
133 Stories Creek School Road
Roxboro, NC 27574
(336) 503-8071
Grades: K-5
| 377 students
Rank: #55.
North End Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
378 Mill Creek Rd
Roxboro, NC 27574
(336) 599-3313
Grades: K-5
| 179 students
Rank: #66.
Southern Middle School
(Math: 49% | Reading: 48%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
209 Southern Middle Sch Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
(336) 599-6995
Grades: 6-8
| 485 students
Rank: #77.
Person County Schools Virtual Academy
(Math: 30-39% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1010 Ridge Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
(336) 599-2191
Grades: PK-13
| 134 students
Rank: #88.
Northern Middle School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1935 Carver Dr
Roxboro, NC 27574
(336) 599-6344
Grades: 6-8
| 418 students
Rank: #99.
South Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1333 Hurdle Mills Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
(336) 599-7133
Grades: PK-5
| 356 students
Rank: #1010.
North Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
260 Henderson Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
(336) 599-7262
Grades: K-5
| 217 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 12 schools
  • Grades: PK-13
  • Enrollment: 4,301 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : 81% (Btm 50% in NC)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

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