Nikolaus Homestead Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
500 W. Old Linden Rd
Show Low, AZ 85901
  • Nikolaus Homestead Elementary School serves 470 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Nikolaus Homestead Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Nikolaus Homestead Elementary School's student population of 470 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students470 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nikolaus Homestead Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Nikolaus Homestead Elementary School is 0.44, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank#745 out of 2111 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
4%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
72%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.440.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShow Low Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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