Alma Elementary School
Alma Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 1%)
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 10%)
- Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 10%)
Alma Elementary School's student population of 231 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||231 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||19 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Alma Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Alma Elementary School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (SC)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#979 out of 1142 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Cherokee 01 School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Alma Elementary School is Cherokee Technology Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gaffney Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary Bramlett Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Gaffney Mary Bramlett Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 280 students
301 Spruce Street
Gaffney, SC 29340
(864) 206-2520 1.4 PK-5 280
- Gaffney Luther L. Vaughan Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 365 students
192 Vaughan Road
Gaffney, SC 29341
(864) 206-6054 2.1 PK-5 365
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