Holmes Elementary School

  • Holmes Elementary School serves 418 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Holmes Elementary School's student population of 418 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Holmes Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Holmes Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#5930 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Holmes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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Asian
14%
11%
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Hispanic
38%
54%
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Black
35%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Holmes Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
4%
24%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Holmes Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.710.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Holmes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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