Holme Thomas School

  • Holme Thomas School serves 624 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Holme Thomas School operates within the Philadelphia City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 624 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 50% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students624 students
Holme Thomas School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Holme Thomas School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Holme Thomas School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeHolme Thomas School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.76 is more than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Holme Thomas School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
9%
4%
Holme Thomas School Asian Students (1988-2016)
Hispanic
14%
10%
Holme Thomas School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
26%
15%
Holme Thomas School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
35%
68%
Holme Thomas School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
16%
3%
Holme Thomas School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsHolme Thomas School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.760.51
Holme Thomas School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
Holme Thomas School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
Holme Thomas School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2009)

District Comparison

  • Philadelphia City School District's student population of 132,968 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $19,677 is higher than the state average of $13,048. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,504 is higher than the state average of $12,915. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NamePhiladelphia City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
220
3
Number of Students Managed132,9681,464
Philadelphia City School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$2,831 MM$19 MM
Philadelphia City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$2,951 MM$19 MM
Philadelphia City School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$19,677$13,048
Philadelphia City School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$20,504$12,915
Philadelphia City School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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Did You Know?
Pennsylvania public schools have a diversity score of 0.51, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Pennsylvania is York Academy Regional Charter School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.