Holmes Middle School

  • Holmes Middle School serves 792 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Holmes Middle School's student population of 792 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students792 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Holmes Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Holmes Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Holmes Middle School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#388 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Holmes Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Holmes Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Holmes Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Holmes Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Holmes Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Holmes Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
86%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Holmes Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Holmes Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.260.28
This chart display the diversity score of Holmes Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Holmes Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Holmes Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLivonia Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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