Nell Holcomb Elementary School

  • Nell Holcomb Elementary School serves 279 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the MO average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% 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 279 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-8
Total Students279 students
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Nell Holcomb Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeNell Holcomb Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Asian Students (1997-2014)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Black Students (2002-2015)
Black
10%
16%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
89%
73%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNell Holcomb Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.200.44
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
39%
44%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
10%
7%
Nell Holcomb Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Nell Holcomb R-iv School District's student population of 279 students has decreased by 29% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,487 in this district is less than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has declined by 33% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,864 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has declined by 35% over four years.
School District NameNell Holcomb R-iv School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed279576
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$3 MM$6 MM
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$4 MM$6 MM
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,487$9,469
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,864$9,562
Nell Holcomb R-iv School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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