Pine Avenue Elementary School

Pine Avenue Elementary School serves 350 students in grades 4 - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Pine Avenue Elementary School operates within the Alma School District.

School Overview

The student population of 350 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-5
Total Students 350 students
Pine Avenue Elementary School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Pine Avenue Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Pine Avenue Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Pine Avenue Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 19:1
Pine Avenue Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Pine Avenue Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
13%
7%
Pine Avenue Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
86%
68%
Pine Avenue Elementary School White Students (1989-2014)
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.
0.25 0.50
Pine Avenue Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
48%
43%
Pine Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
7%
6%
Pine Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Alma School District's student population of 2,217 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,319 in this district is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,732 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has declined by 24% over four years.
School District Name Alma School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,217 784
Alma School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $11 MM
Alma School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $23 MM $11 MM
Alma School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,319 $11,681
Alma School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,732 $11,849
Alma School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Alma Senior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Donald L. Pavlik Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hillcrest Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AlmaAlma Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 611 students
    0.3 miles
    1500 Pine Ave
    AlmaMI 48801
    (989)463-3111
    0.39-12611
  • AlmaDonald L. Pavlik Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 507 students
    0.4 miles
    1700 Pine Ave
    AlmaMI 48801
    (989)463-3111
    0.46-8507
  • AlmaAlma Adult/alternative Education High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 82 students
    1 miles
    300 Republic Ave
    AlmaMI 48801
    (989)463-3111
    19-1282
  • AlmaHillcrest Elementary School
    Grades: 2-3 | 329 students
    1.2 miles
    515 East Elizabeth St
    AlmaMI 48801
    (989)463-3111
    1.22-3329
  • AlmaLuce Road Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 338 students
    1.5 miles
    6265 North Luce Rd
    AlmaMI 48801
    (989)463-3111
    1.5PK-1338

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