Alma High School

Alma High School serves 1,070 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 37%.
Alma High School operates within the Alma School District.
Alma School District's 88% graduation rate is higher than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

The student population of 1070 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,070 students
Alma High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Alma High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Alma High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Alma High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Alma High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
4%
11%
Alma High School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
2%
21%
Alma High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
92%
63%
Alma High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Alma High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.15 0.31
Alma High 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.
35%
52%
Alma High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
10%
10%
Alma High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Alma School District's student population of 3,278 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,362 in this district is less than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,657 is less than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Alma School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 3,278 953
Alma   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 78%
Alma   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $10 MM
Alma   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $33 MM $10 MM
Alma   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,362 $10,220
Alma   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,657 $10,673
Alma   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Van Buren High School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alma Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alma Primary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AlmaAlma Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 796 students
    0.8 miles
    706 Hwy 64 East
    AlmaAR 72921
    (479)632-2168
    0.86-8796
  • AlmaAlma Primary School
    Grades: KG-2 | 688 students
    1.2 miles
    1600 Hwy 64 East
    AlmaAR 72921
    (479)632-5100
    1.2KG-2688
  • AlmaAlma Intermediate School
    Grades: 3-5 | 724 students
    1.5 miles
    1220 West Collum Ln
    AlmaAR 72921
    (479)632-2166
    1.53-5724
  • Van BurenJames R. Tate Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 419 students
    4.6 miles
    406 Catcher Rd
    Van BurenAR 72956
    (479)471-3130
    4.6PK-5419
  • Van BurenVan Buren High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1816 students
    6.8 miles
    2001 Pointer Trail
    Van BurenAR 72956
    (479)474-6821
    6.89-121816

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