215 E 9th
Alma, KS 66401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Alma Elementary School serves 120 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Alma Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-79% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Alma Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

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School Overview

Alma Elementary School's student population of 120 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
120 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Alma Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Alma Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#24 out of 1267 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
13%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
78%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.37
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 120 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.37

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