Pearsontown Calendar Magnet Elementary
4915 Barbee Road
Durham Public Schools offers families calendar as well as program options among its Magnet Schools. There are both Elementary and Secondary year-round schools. Please note that only applicants who reside within the Pearsontown region may apply.
Features of the magnet school include:
Only students residing in the Pearsontown Elementary region are eligible to apply. This region consist students residing in the attendance zones of Bethesda, Creekside, Fayetteville Street, Forest View, Hope Valley, Lakewood, Parkwood, W. G. Pearson, E. K. Powe, Y.E. Smith, Southwest and C.C. Spaulding. The lottery priorities are Sibling Attending Pearsontown, Sibling Attending another Calendar Magnet School, General Applicant Pool, and a Calendar Link priority for 5th grade applicants applying from Pearsontown to Rogers-Herr Middle.
*Applicants must submit an application and rank their priority school as their first choice to be considered for any priority through the lottery process.
*Please note that there is no guarantee of assignment for either sibling priorities, or link priority, as seats must be available at the grade level(s) requested.
Regional transportation for students who reside in the Bethesda, Creekside, Fayetteville Street, Forest View, Hope Valley, Lakewood, Parkwood, W.G. Pearson, E.K. Powe, Y.E. Smith, Southwest and C.C. Spaulding attendance zones
Applications and Lottery Information