Public Schools Of Robeson County School District

100 Hargrave Street
Lumberton, NC 28358
(District boundaries shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Public Schools Of Robeson County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in North Carolina for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 29 public elementary schools serving 14,489 students in Public Schools Of Robeson County School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in North Carolina.
Public Elementary Schools in Public Schools Of Robeson County School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the North Carolina public elementary school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is more than the North Carolina public elementary school average of 56% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (NC)
# Schools
36 Schools
2,169 Schools
# Students
20,741 Students
1,079,973 Students
# Teachers
1,255 Teachers
74,448 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Public Schools Of Robeson County 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 85% has decreased from 87% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NC)
#290 out of 325 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Public Schools Of Robeson County  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
29%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Public Schools Of Robeson County  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.
29%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Public Schools Of Robeson County  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.
85%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Public Schools Of Robeson County  School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.74
0.70
# American Indian Students
8,065 Students
12,846 Students
% American Indian Students
39%
1%
# Asian Students
124 Students
42,535 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
4,261 Students
214,515 Students
% Hispanic Students
20%
20%
# Black Students
4,875 Students
272,424 Students
% Black Students
23%
25%
# White Students
2,245 Students
475,894 Students
% White Students
11%
44%
# Hawaiian Students
36 Students
1,590 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,177 Students
59,301 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
400
21,001
# Students in K Grade:
1,498
112,042
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,469
108,688
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,553
111,859
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,567
112,431
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,458
113,015
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,547
113,863
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,571
116,205
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,693
117,135
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,733
119,094
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,998
10,398
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,651
9,149
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,420
8,221
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,183
6,872
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,195 is higher than the state median of $11,354. The school district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,803 is higher than the state median of $11,785. The school district spending/student has grown by 19% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NC)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$253 MM
$17,307 MM
This chart display total revenue of Public Schools Of Robeson County  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)
$245 MM
$17,964 MM
This chart display total spending of Public Schools Of Robeson County  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)
$12,195
$11,354
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Public Schools Of Robeson County  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)
$11,803
$11,785
This chart display average spending per public school student in Public Schools Of Robeson County  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 Public Schools Of Robeson County School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
East Robeson Primary
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4840 7th Street Road
Lumberton, NC 28358
(910) 671-6055
Grades: PK-3
| 567 students
Rank: #22.
Tanglewood Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
400 West 29th Street
Lumberton, NC 28358
(910) 671-6035
Grades: PK-3
| 386 students
Rank: #33.
Rowland Norment Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
701 Godwin Ave
Lumberton, NC 28358
(910) 671-6030
Grades: PK-3
| 412 students
Rank: #44.
Magnolia Elementary School
(Math: 39% | Reading: 36%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
10928 Us 301 North
Lumberton, NC 28360
(910) 671-6070
Grades: PK-8
| 785 students
Rank: #55.
Littlefield Middle School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 36%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
9674 Nc Hwy 41 N
Lumberton, NC 28358
(910) 671-6065
Grades: 4-8
| 712 students
Rank: #66.
Saint Pauls Elementary School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
222 Martin Luther King Drive
Saint Pauls, NC 28384
(910) 865-4103
Grades: PK-4
| 697 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Long Branch Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
10218 Nc 72 East
Lumberton, NC 28358
(910) 739-3864
Grades: PK-4
| 382 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Oxendine Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5599 Oxendine School Rd
Maxton, NC 28364
(910) 843-4243
Grades: PK-6
| 265 students
Rank: #99.
Prospect Elementary School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 33%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4024 Missouri Road
Maxton, NC 28364
(910) 521-4766
Grades: PK-8
| 777 students
Rank: #1010.
Union Elementary School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 30%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2547 Nc Hwy 710 South
Rowland, NC 28383
(910) 521-4272
Grades: PK-6
| 349 students
Rank: #1111.
W H Knuckles
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1520 Martin L King Dr
Lumberton, NC 28358
(910) 671-6020
Grades: PK-3
| 400 students
Rank: #1212.
Union Chapel Elementary School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 22%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4271 Union Chapel Road
Pembroke, NC 28372
(910) 521-4456
Grades: PK-6
| 477 students
Rank: #1313.
Pembroke Elementary School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 28%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
505 South Jones Street
Pembroke, NC 28372
(910) 521-4204
Grades: PK-5
| 719 students
Rank: #1414.
Pembroke Middle School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 30%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
8910 Deep Branch Road
Pembroke, NC 28372
(910) 522-5013
Grades: 6-8
| 688 students
Rank: #1515.
Piney Grove Elementary School
(Math: 31% | Reading: 25%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1680 Piney Grove Road
Lumberton, NC 28358
(910) 671-6025
Grades: PK-6
| 455 students
Rank: #1616.
Deep Branch Elementary School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4045 Deep Branch Road
Lumberton, NC 28360
(910) 738-2514
Grades: PK-6
| 393 students
Rank: #1717.
Parkton Elementary School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 27%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
400 North Green Street
Parkton, NC 28371
(910) 858-3951
Grades: PK-8
| 623 students
Rank: #1818.
L Gilbert Carroll
(Math: 19% | Reading: 27%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Bailey Rd
Lumberton, NC 28358
(910) 671-6098
Grades: 4-5
| 478 students
Rank: #1919.
Peterson Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
102 Phillips Ave
Red Springs, NC 28377
(910) 843-4125
Grades: PK-4
| 499 students
Rank: #2020.
Rex-rennert Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
11780 Rennert Road
Shannon, NC 28386
(910) 843-5298
Grades: PK-5
| 381 students
Rank: #2121.
Lumberton Junior
(Math: 19% | Reading: 24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
82 Marion Rd
Lumberton, NC 28358
(910) 735-2108
Grades: 6-8
| 768 students
Rank: #2222.
Saint Pauls Middle School
(Math: 18% | Reading: 24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
526 W Shaw St
Saint Pauls, NC 28384
(910) 865-4070
Grades: 5-8
| 743 students
Rank: #2323.
Orrum Middle School
(Math: 16% | Reading: 25%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1684 South Creek Road
Orrum, NC 28369
(910) 628-8408
Grades: 5-8
| 280 students
Rank: #2424.
Fairgrove Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1953 Fairgrove School Road
Fairmont, NC 28340
(910) 628-8290
Grades: PK-4
| 259 students
Rank: #2525.
Rosenwald Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
301 Martin L King Dr
Fairmont, NC 28340
(910) 628-4291
Grades: PK-4
| 337 students
Rank: #2626.
Fairmont Middle School
(Math: 14% | Reading: 24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
402 Iona St
Fairmont, NC 28340
(910) 628-4363
Grades: 5-8
| 307 students
Rank: #2727.
South Robeson Intermediate
(Math: 15% | Reading: 22%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3268 South Robeson Road
Rowland, NC 28383
(910) 422-3987
Grades: 5-8
| 290 students
Rank: #2828.
Red Springs Middle School
(Math: 13% | Reading: 18%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
302 W Second Avenue
Red Springs, NC 28377
(910) 843-3883
Grades: 5-8
| 626 students
Rank: #2929.
Townsend
(Math: 12% | Reading: 15%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
105 Carolina Street
Maxton, NC 28364
(910) 844-5086
Grades: PK-8
| 434 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 36 schools
  • Grades: PK-13
  • Enrollment: 20,741 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • : 85% (Btm 50% in NC)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

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