1707 Highland
Pocahontas, AR 72455
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Alma Spikes Elementary School serves 551 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

School Overview

Alma Spikes Elementary School's student population of 551 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
551 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Alma Spikes Elementary School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Alma Spikes Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Alma Spikes Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Alma Spikes Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alma Spikes Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alma Spikes Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
83%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alma Spikes Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
8%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Alma Spikes Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Alma Spikes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alma Spikes Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score
0.30
This chart display the diversity score of Alma Spikes Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alma Spikes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alma Spikes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 551 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.30 (Btm 50% in AR)

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