•  R. Homer Andrews Elementary School
    R. Homer Andrews Elementary School
    2630 Buckingham Road
    Burlington, NC 27217-3252
    Telephone: 336-570-6170     Fax: 336-570-6201
    Principal: Sabre Robinson
    Assistant Principal: Gena Crews

    What We Offer:

    In addition to the North Carolina Common Core Standards, all students are offered instruction in computers, art, music, and physical education.  Students are assisted by two Reading Intervention teachers. We have during school tutoring and after school motivational clubs.  We are a Leader in Me School.

    Computers are used primarily to strengthen collaboration, critical thinking, communication, creativity, and to reinforce and enhance portions of the curriculum. Computers in the media center are dedicated to reference and research. Supervised Internet access is available.

    Number of Computers in Lab: 30
    Number of Computer Labs: 1
    Computers Per Class: 2 TEC Carts of 25 per grade level
    Media Center Computers: 17

     Principal's Quote:

    Sabre Robinson “The staff, parents, and community of Andrews work together to provide the best educational experiences possible for our students. Our focus is doing what is best for students!”

    - Sabre Robinson, Principal



    Fast Facts:
    Number of Teachers: 45
       Teacher Education Level
       Bachelors Degree: 45
       Masters Degree: 21
       National Board Certified: 7

    Teacher Assistants: 7

    Students Enrolled: 574
    Average Class Size: 20-24%
    Free/Reduced Lunch: 100%
    Academically Gifted: .011
    Exceptional Children: 30%

    Limited English Proficiency: 40%
    Fluent Proficiency: 59
    Total ESL: 289

    School Colors: Green, White and Orange
    School Mascot: Roadrunner
    School Motto: We Care, We Learn, We Lead
    Feeder School To:
    Broadview Middle
    Cummings High

    Character Education:
    • Daily Flag
    • Leader in Me Program
    • “Pennies for People” Spare Change Campaign
    • Food Drive
    • CARE boxes
    • Roadrunners Lead

    .Extracurricular Activities:
    • Science Fair
    • Spelling Bee
    • D.A.R.E.
    • Unicycle Club
    • Leadership Day
    • Multicultural Events

    Special Honors:
    • Student Lighthouse Team
    • Student Leadership Rules
    • Honor Roll
    • Academic & Physical Fitness Awards
    • Attendance Recognition
    • After School Clubs