Alma Middle School

Alma Middle School serves 796 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 37%.
Alma Middle School operates within the Alma School District.

School Overview

The student population of 796 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 796 students
Alma Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Alma Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Alma Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Alma Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 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 13:1 15:1
Alma Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Alma Middle School American Indian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
2%
11%
Alma Middle School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
1%
21%
Alma Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
92%
63%
Alma Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Alma Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
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 Middle 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.
44%
52%
Alma Middle 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 Middle 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 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)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $10 MM
Alma   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $33 MM $10 MM
Alma   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,362 $10,220
Alma   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,657 $10,673
Alma   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Alma High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northridge Middle School (7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alma Intermediate School (0.8 miles away)
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  • AlmaAlma High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1070 students
    0.8 miles
    101 East Main
    AlmaAR 72921
    (479)632-2162
    0.89-121070
  • AlmaAlma Intermediate School
    Grades: 3-5 | 724 students
    0.8 miles
    1220 West Collum Ln
    AlmaAR 72921
    (479)632-2166
    0.83-5724
  • AlmaAlma Primary School
    Grades: KG-2 | 688 students
    1.8 miles
    1600 Hwy 64 East
    AlmaAR 72921
    (479)632-5100
    1.8KG-2688
  • Van BurenJames R. Tate Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 419 students
    4.3 miles
    406 Catcher Rd
    Van BurenAR 72956
    (479)471-3130
    4.3PK-5419
  • Van BurenVan Buren High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1816 students
    6.1 miles
    2001 Pointer Trail
    Van BurenAR 72956
    (479)474-6821
    6.19-121816

School Reviews

5.0  7/19/2016
My granddaughter has moved in with us. She will be in the 8th grade this 2016/2017 school year. Her GPA is 3.98. I need to know when and what I will need to have her enrolled. Would like to have all done before the first day of school. Please contact me 479-221-5677 my name is Vickie Dickinson
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