Alma Senior High School

1500 Pine Ave
Alma, MI 48801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Alma Senior High School serves 668 students in grades 9-12.
Alma Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Alma Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Alma Senior High School's student population of 668 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students668 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Alma Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Alma Senior High School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2668 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
85%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.260.52
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlma School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Alma Senior High School is Gtec (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Donald L Pavlik Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pine Avenue Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Alma Pine Avenue Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 312 students
    0.3 miles
    1025 Pine Ave
    Alma, MI 48801
    (989) 463-3111
    0.3 4-5 312
  • Alma Donald L Pavlik Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 502 students
    0.7 miles
    1700 Pine Ave
    Alma, MI 48801
    (989) 463-3111
    0.7 6-8 502
  • Alma Gtec Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.9 miles
    327 East Center St
    Alma, MI 48801
    (989) 466-4832
    0.9 9-12 n/a
  • Alma Hillcrest Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 2-3 | 292 students
    1.4 miles
    515 East Elizabeth St
    Alma, MI 48801
    (989) 463-3111
    1.4 2-3 292
  • Alma Luce Road Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 344 students
    1.5 miles
    6265 North Luce Rd
    Alma, MI 48801
    (989) 463-3111
    1.5 PK-1 344

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