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 and after school tutoring and after school motivational clubs.  We are a team that goes above and beyond to meet our students needs.

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: 1 TEC Cart of 25 per grade level
Media Center Computers: 8


Fast Facts:
Number of Teachers: 47
   Teacher Education Level
   Bachelors Degree: 47
   Masters Degree: 16
   National Board Certified: 6

Teacher Assistants: 10

Students Enrolled: 574
Average Class Size: 18-24
Free/Reduced Lunch: 92%
Academically Gifted: .011
Exceptional Children: 20%

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

School Colors: Green, White and Orange
School Mascot: Roadrunner
School Mott Roadrunner Rockers are: Respectful, Responsible, and Self-Disciplined
Feeder School To:
Broadview Middle
Cummings High

Character Education:
• Daily Flag
• Good Citizens
• “Pennies for People” Spare Change Campaign
• Food Drive
• CARE boxes
• Roadrunner Rockers

.Extracurricular Activities:
• Science Fair
• Spelling Bee
• D.A.R.E.
• Unicycle Club
• Newspapers-In-Education
• Tutoring
• Multicultural Events

Special Honors:
• Terrific Kids
• Good Citizens
• Honor Roll
• Academic & Physical Fitness Awards
• Attendance Certificates
• After School Clubs