Holmes School

Holmes School serves 489 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Holmes School operates within the New Britain School District.

School Overview

The student population of 489 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 489 students
Holmes School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Holmes School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Holmes School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Holmes School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Holmes School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.68 0.61
Holmes School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
55%
32%
Holmes School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
5%
Holmes School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

New Britain School District's student population of 10,051 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,431 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name New Britain School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
4
Number of Students Managed 10,051 1,685
New Britain   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $168 MM n/a
New Britain   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $159 MM n/a
New Britain   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,431 n/a
New Britain   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,562 n/a
New Britain   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is New Britain Transition Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Britain Transition Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Britain Transition Center (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New BritainNew Britain Transition CenterSpecial Education School
    Grades: 2-11 | 40 students
    0.9 miles
    757 Farmington Ave
    New BritainCT 06053
    (860)827-2200
    0.92-1140
  • New BritainPulaski Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 633 students
    0.9 miles
    757 Farmington Ave
    New BritainCT 06053
    (860)225-7665
    0.96-8633
  • New BritainJefferson School
    Grades: KG-5 | 424 students
    1.3 miles
    140 Horse Plain Rd
    New BritainCT 06053
    (860)223-8007
    1.3KG-5424
  • NewingtonAnna Reynolds School
    Grades: PK-4 | 472 students
    1.7 miles
    85 Reservoir Rd
    NewingtonCT 06111
    (860)521-7830
    1.7PK-4472
  • FarmingtonEast Farms School
    Grades: KG-4 | 433 students
    1.7 miles
    25 Wolf Pit Rd
    FarmingtonCT 06032
    (860)674-9519
    1.7KG-4433

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