Nell Holcomb Elementary School

Nell Holcomb Elementary School serves 292 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Nell Holcomb Elementary School operates within the Nell Holcomb R-iv School District.

Overview

The student population of 292 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 292 students
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Nell Holcomb Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 13:1
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Asian (1997-2000)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
9%
18%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Black (1992-2012)
White
88%
73%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Nell Holcomb Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Nell Holcomb Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.22 0.69
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
32%
39%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 292 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Nell Holcomb R-iv School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 292 621
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $3 MM $6 MM
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $4 MM $6 MM
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,157 $8,810
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,908 $8,968
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Girardot Center For Youth (6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Girardot Center For Youth (6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blanchard Elementary School (5.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Cape Girardeau Blanchard Elementary School
    1829 North Sprigg St
    Cape Girardeau , MO , 63701
    (573)335-3030
    5.2  mi  |  321  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Mcclure Shawnee Elementary School - South
    40842 Hwy 3 South
    Mcclure , IL , 62957
    (618)661-1504
    5.5  mi  |  72  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Cape Girardeau Girardot Center For Youth
    Alternative School
    609 North Middle
    Cape Girardeau , MO , 63702
    (573)290-5860
    Alternative School
    6  mi  |  16  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Cape Girardeau Alma Schrader Elementary School
    1360 Randol
    Cape Girardeau , MO , 63701
    (573)335-5310
    6.3  mi  |  418  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Cape Girardeau Central Middle School
    1900 Thilenius
    Cape Girardeau , MO , 63701
    (573)334-6281
    6.8  mi  |  583  students  |  Gr.  5-6

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