Perry W Harrison Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2655 Hamlet Chapel Road
Pittsboro, NC 27312
Phone
(919) 967-9925
District
CHATHAM COUNTY SCHOOLS
County
CHATHAM COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
835
Classroom Teachers
50

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

10

(10 is best)

Better than 90.1% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Perry W Harrison Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
59%
45%
60%
45%
57%
44%
59%
45%
60%
45%
57%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
64%
42%
62%
44%
66%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
63%
42%
64%
41%
62%
42%
63%
42%
64%
41%
62%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
15
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 34 4.1%
Kindergarten 128 15.3%
Grade 1 131 15.7%
Grade 2 140 16.8%
Grade 3 116 13.9%
Grade 4 139 16.6%
Grade 5 147 17.6%
Total 835 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 77.4% 53.2% 49.9%
Black 7.5% 11.9% 26.3%
Hispanic 11.6% 33.1% 18.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.3% 1.5% 3.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.2% 0.3% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 17.7% 47.0% 56.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.2% 42.7% 52.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.5% 4.3% 3.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 69,791 10,488,084
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 98.4 212
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.3% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.3% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.1% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 23.4% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 28,527 3,965,482
Single Parent Households With Children 8.7% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.2% 87.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 41.3% 31.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 16.5% 10.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.6% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.1% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.9% 18.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.8% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.9% 15.3%
$15,000 or less 9.2% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $56,308,032 57.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $469 $4,168,003 4.3%
Staff $413 $3,670,331 3.8%
General Administration $118 $1,048,666 1.1%
School Administration $533 $4,736,771 4.9%
Operation $946 $8,407,102 8.6%
Transportation $413 $3,670,331 3.8%
Other $308 $2,737,196 2.8%
Total Support $3,199 $28,429,513 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,423 $12,646,201 13.0%
Total Expenditures $10,958 $97,383,746 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,645 $8,769,617,826 55.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $490 $761,365,230 4.8%
Staff $311 $482,897,130 3.1%
General Administration $139 $215,714,020 1.4%
School Administration $540 $838,895,218 5.3%
Operation $722 $1,121,679,749 7.1%
Transportation $371 $576,159,820 3.6%
Other $300 $465,716,669 2.9%
Total Support $2,872 $4,462,514,818 28.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,660 $2,579,333,401 16.3%
Total Expenditures $10,177 $15,811,614,905 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%