R. Homer Andrews Elementary School

R. Homer Andrews Elementary School

Contact Us

  • 2630 Buckingham Road

    Burlington, NC 2717-3252

    Telephone: 336-570-6170

    Fax: 336-570-6201

  • 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

  • We Care, We Learn, We Lead
  • 45 Teachers 45 Bachelors Degrees • 21 Masters Degrees • 7 National Board Certifications
  • 7 Teacher Assistants
  • 574 Students Enrolled • Average Class Size: 20-24% • Free/Reduced Lunch: 100% • Academically Gifted: .011 • Exceptional Children: 30%
  • Language 40% Limited English • 59% Fluent Proficiency • 289 ESL Students
  • Feeder Schools Broadview Middle and Hugh M. 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