Vision:

We, the staff of Burgaw Elementary School will be known beyond state and national borders for its high quality education focusing on academics.

Mission:

It is the mission of Burgaw Elementary School to effectively educate, grow, and make a positive difference in the lives of the students.

School History:

Burgaw Elementary School is a PK - 5th grade Title I school which operates on a traditional calendar. Our current enrollment is 515 students. Approximately 40% of our students are White, 40% are Black, 18% are Hispanic, and 2% are Multi-Racial. Burgaw Elementary School earned a Performance Grade of C for the 2014 - 2015 school year. Forty-eight percent of our students tested were proficient in math, 48% of our students tested were proficient in ELA and 61% of our fifth graders were proficient in Science. Burgaw Elementary School met 19 of 29 AMO targets. Our school had a 9.8% teacher turnover rate. Burgaw Elementary School has a rich history. It was the former C. F. Pope High School.