W G Pearson Elementary School

600 East Umstead St, Durham, NC 27701 | (919) 560-3988
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 621
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 621 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-5
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: Board of Education, Durham, NC 27701
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Kecia Rogers
  • Fax: (919) 560-2661
  • Website: www.pearson.dpsnc.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Magnet School
Additional School Details
Date School Opened: 30-JUN-92
School Program Type: Magnet
School Calendar Description: Modified
School Schedule: Semester
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 621
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 42.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 299 (48.1%)
  • Females: 322 (51.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 152 (24.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 273 (44.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 425 (68.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
W G Pearson Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For W G Pearson Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade10917.6%
2nd Grade10516.9%
3rd Grade11017.7%
4th Grade9014.5%
5th Grade10416.7%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for W G Pearson Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Student on June 19, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I have loved being in wg pearson since kindergarten but i had started going to wg pearson when it was on fayettville st. and i was so honored to have the following principals: mr. tilley, mr. george koop and mrs. sandy chambers and for vice principals: mrs. doubose, mr. dennison,mr willams and mr. carter wg would not be wg without these people. But we have a new principal so....... but i just graduated so i wish the best of luck for all of u....

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