Nikolaus Homestead Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
500 W. Old Linden Rd
Show Low, AZ 85901
  • Nikolaus Homestead Elementary School serves 478 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Nikolaus Homestead Elementary School's student population of 478 students has grown by 37% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 35% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students478 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nikolaus Homestead Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nikolaus Homestead Elementary School is 0.48, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#750 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nikolaus Homestead Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
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American Indian
6%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
24%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
68%
38%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nikolaus Homestead Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.480.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Nikolaus Homestead Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nikolaus Homestead Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShow Low Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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