Holmes Elementary School

5230 Sumner St
Lincoln, NE 68506
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Holmes Elementary School serves 415 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Holmes Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Nebraska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Nebraska state average of 34% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Holmes Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Nebraska for:

School Overview

Holmes Elementary School's student population of 415 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students415 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Holmes Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 913 schools in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Holmes Elementary School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall Testing Rank
#199 out of 913 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
19%
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Black
6%
7%
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White
66%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincoln School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Holmes Elementary School is Lincoln Southeast High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lefler Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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