Holmes Elementary School

948 S Horne
Mesa, AZ 85204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Holmes Elementary School serves 644 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Holmes Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Holmes Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Holmes Elementary School's student population of 644 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students644 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Rankings

Holmes Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Holmes Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1804 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
91%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
5%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.170.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesa Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Holmes Elementary School is Edkey Inc. - Sequoia Deaf School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mesa Edkey Inc. - Sequoia Deaf School Special Education School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 58 students
    0.7 miles
    1460 S. Horne
    Mesa, AZ 85204
    (480) 890-4001
    0.7 K-12 58
  • Mesa Evit - Mesa Junior High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9
    0.7 miles
    828 East Broadway
    Mesa, AZ 85204
    (480) 472-1300
    0.7 9 n/a
  • Mesa Lindbergh Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 440 students
    0.7 miles
    930 S. Lazona Dr.
    Mesa, AZ 85204
    (480) 472-6300
    0.7 PK-6 440
  • Mesa Lowell Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 533 students
    0.7 miles
    920 E. Broadway Rd.
    Mesa, AZ 85204
    (480) 472-1400
    0.7 PK-6 533
  • Mesa Sequoia Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 541 students
    0.7 miles
    1460 S. Horne St
    Mesa, AZ 85204
    (480) 890-4002
    0.7 K-6 541

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