Nell Holcomb Elementary School

Nell Holcomb Elementary School serves 293 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Nell Holcomb Elementary School operates within the Nell Holcomb R-iv School District.

Overview

The student population of 293 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 293 students
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Nell Holcomb Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.18 is less than the state average of 0.21. 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 (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Black Students (1998-2013)
Black
9%
18%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Black Students (1992-2013)
White
90%
72%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School White Students (1992-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Nell Holcomb Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.18 0.21
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2013)
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.
33%
39%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2013)
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 (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 293 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,157 is higher than the state average of $8,810. The district revenue/student has grown by 33% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,908 is higher than the state average of $8,968. The district spending/student has grown by 71% over four years.
School District Name Nell Holcomb R-iv School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 293 592
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $3 MM $6 MM
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $4 MM $6 MM
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,157 $8,810
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,908 $8,968
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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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  • Cape GirardeauBlanchard Elementary School
    1829 North Sprigg St
    Cape GirardeauMO 63701
    (573)335-3030
    5.2 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 336 students                      
  • Mc ClureShawnee Elementary School - South
    40842 Hwy 3 South
    Mc ClureIL 62957
    (618)661-1504
    5.5 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 69 students                      
  • Cape GirardeauGirardot Center For Youth
    Alternative School
    609 North Middle
    Cape GirardeauMO 63702
    (573)290-5860
    Alternative School

    6 mi | Gr. 5-12 | 26 students                      
  • Cape GirardeauAlma Schrader Elementary School
    1360 Randol
    Cape GirardeauMO 63701
    (573)335-5310
    6.3 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 420 students                      
  • Cape GirardeauCentral Middle School
    1900 Thilenius
    Cape GirardeauMO 63701
    (573)334-6281
    6.8 mi | Gr. 5-6 | 617 students                      

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