•  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
    TEC CARTs: 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