1707 Highland
Pocahontas, AR 72455
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Alma Spikes Elementary School serves 483 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 483 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Alma Spikes Elementary School's student population of 483 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
483 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Alma Spikes Elementary School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
14%
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Black
n/a
20%
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White
82%
60%
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Hawaiian
10%
1%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

How many students attend Alma Spikes Elementary School?

483 students attend Alma Spikes Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

82% of Alma Spikes Elementary School students are White, 10% of students are Hawaiian, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Alma Spikes Elementary School?

Alma Spikes Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Alma Spikes Elementary School offer ?

Alma Spikes Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-2

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 483 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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