Holcomb Elementary School

2900 N Salem Rd
Fayetteville, AR 72704
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Holcomb Elementary School serves 656 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Holcomb Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Holcomb Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Holcomb Elementary School's student population of 656 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students656 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Holcomb Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Holcomb Elementary School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#178 out of 1008 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
13%
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Black
9%
20%
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White
70%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.490.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFayetteville School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Holcomb Elementary School is Agee Lierly Life Preparation Services School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Woodland Junior High School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holt Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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