PROFICIENCY 15% 69% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
20%Milwaukee School District

Holmes Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 8 and is located in the district of "Milwaukee School District" in Milwaukee, WI. There are a total of 314 students and n/a teachers at Holmes Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of n/a. There are a total of 301 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Holmes Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 14.5%, which is 69% lower than the Wisconsin average.


Student/Teacher ration/a
Free lunch301
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Holmes Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

4<= 10%
6<= 10%
7<= 10%
8<= 10%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Holmes Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 0.6% 13.8% 72.4% 51.1%
African American 96.2% 54.8% 9.6% 15.9%
Asian 0.6% 5.8% 3.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.1% 24.0% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.8% 1.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.6% 0.6% 2.5% 3.1%

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Milwaukee demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)6,21810591
Median age30.838.837.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)36%58%55%
Speak English81%91%79%
Speak Spanish14%5%13%

Education level achieved in Milwaukee

Completed 8th grade78.8%88.6%83.8%
Completed high school77.4%87.2%82.4%
Completed some college51.6%58.4%58.4%
Completed associate degree29.4%37.3%37.2%
Completed bachelors22.8%27.4%29.3%
Completed masters7.9%9.3%11.0%
Completed professional degree2.0%2.6%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.0%1.3%
Source: The Holmes Elementary data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.