Alpena Elementary School

Alpena Elementary School serves 329 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Alpena Elementary School operates within the Alpena School District.

School Overview

The student population of 329 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 329 students
Alpena Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Alpena Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Alpena Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Alpena Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.09 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 16:1 15:1
Alpena Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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.
0.09 0.31
Alpena Elementary 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.
55%
52%
Alpena Elementary 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.
13%
10%
Alpena Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Alpena School District's student population of 535 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,049 in this district is less than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,331 is less than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Alpena School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 535 953
Alpena   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $10 MM
Alpena   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $6 MM $10 MM
Alpena   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,049 $10,220
Alpena   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,331 $10,673
Alpena   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 Alpena High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Green Forest Intermed School (8.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Green Forest Elementary School (8.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AlpenaAlpena High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 206 students
    0 miles
    300 Denver St Bldg A
    AlpenaAR 72611
    (870)437-2228
    07-12206
  • Green ForestGreen Forest Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 399 students
    8.1 miles
    601 School Dr
    Green ForestAR 72638
    (870)438-5205
    8.1KG-3399
  • Green ForestGreen Forest Intermed School
    Grades: 4-8 | 480 students
    8.1 miles
    401 Tulip Court
    Green ForestAR 72638
    (870)438-5129
    8.14-8480
  • Green ForestGreen Forest High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 365 students
    8.2 miles
    801 Phillips Ave
    Green ForestAR 72638
    (870)438-5203
    8.29-12365
  • HarrisonHarrison Middle School
    Grades: 5-6 | 406 students
    9.5 miles
    1125 Goblin Dr
    HarrisonAR 72601
    (870)741-9764
    9.55-6406

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