Cerro Gordo Elementary School

7685 Andrew Jackson Hwy, Cerro Gordo, NC 28430 | (910) 654-4250
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 388
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 388 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-8
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 9, Cerro Gordo, NC 28430
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Tanya Head
  • Fax: (910) 654-6155
  • Website: www.columbus.k12.nc.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 388
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 194 (50.0%)
  • Females: 194 (50.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 42 (10.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 220 (56.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 262 (67.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Cerro Gordo Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian82.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Cerro Gordo Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade3910.1%
2nd Grade4210.8%
3rd Grade4712.1%
4th Grade379.5%
5th Grade5113.1%
6th Grade3910.1%
7th Grade348.8%
8th Grade369.3%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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