Holmes High School

  • Holmes High School serves 2,840 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Holmes High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Holmes High School's student population of 2,840 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 187 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,840 students
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Total Classroom Teachers187 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Holmes High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Holmes High School is 0.25, which is less 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#6128 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
85%
52%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
8%
28%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
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2%
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Diversity Score0.250.64
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Graduation Rate
97%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Holmes High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthside Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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