Nell Holcomb Elementary School

Nell Holcomb Elementary School serves 277 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Nell Holcomb Elementary School operates within the Nell Holcomb R-iv School District.

School Overview

The student population of 277 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 277 students
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Nell Holcomb Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Nell Holcomb Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 15:1
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
8%
17%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
91%
73%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.17 0.22
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
36%
42%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
7%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Nell Holcomb R-iv School District's student population of 277 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,853 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,775 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Nell Holcomb R-iv School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 277 586
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $3 MM $6 MM
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $4 MM $6 MM
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,853 $9,469
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,775 $9,562
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Girardot Center For Youth (6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Girardot Center For Youth (6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blanchard Elementary School (5.2 miles away)
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