Pittman Elementary School

  • Pittman Elementary School serves 142 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 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 50%.
  • Pittman Elementary School operates within the Halifax County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 142 students has declined by 19% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 142 students
Pittman Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Pittman Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Pittman Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Pittman Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 11:1 16:1
Pittman Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Pittman Elementary School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Pittman Elementary School Asian Students (2009-2010)
Hispanic
3%
16%
Pittman Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
95%
26%
Pittman Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
1%
50%
Pittman Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Pittman Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Pittman Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
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.
0.10 0.45
Pittman Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Pittman Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Pittman Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Halifax County s School District's student population of 3,121 students has decreased by 20% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,478 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,298 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Halifax County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
1
Number of Students Managed 3,121 912
Halifax County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $42 MM $14 MM
Halifax County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $41 MM $14 MM
Halifax County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $11,478 $15,636
Halifax County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,298 $15,099
Halifax County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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