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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools in Alma School District, serving 2,163 students.
  • Public elementary schools in Alma School District have an average math proficiency score of 59% (versus the Arkansas public elementary school average of 53%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 43% statewide average). This district's average elementary school ranking is in the top 30% of public elementary schools in Arkansas.
  • The top ranked public elementary schools in Alma School District are Alma Middle School and Alma Intermediate School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the Arkansas public elementary school average of 40% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the Arkansas public elementary school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameAlma School District
School District Websitehttp://www.AlmaSD.net
School District Phone Number(479)632-4791
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
# of Schools3 Schools698 Schools
# of Students2,163 Students313,174 Students
# of Teachers133 Teachers21,211 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1

District Comparison

  • Alma School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 257 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alma   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alma   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Alma   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.250.58
# of American Indian Students50 Students1,930 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
1%
# of Asian Students7 Students4,867 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students85 Students42,457 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
13%
# of Black Students31 Students64,631 Students
% Black Students
2%
21%
# of White Students1,872 Students187,776 Students
% White Students
87%
60%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students2,746 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students116 Students8,755 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 14,701
# of Students in Kindergarten:24535,672
# of Students in 1st Grade:22036,844
# of Students in 2nd Grade:24636,929
# of Students in 3rd Grade:21937,788
# of Students in 4th Grade:23138,814
# of Students in 5th Grade:27838,853
# of Students in 6th Grade:22836,316
# of Students in 7th Grade:25620,165
# of Students in 8th Grade:24014,558
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 756
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 639
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 510
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 510
# of Ungraded Students: - 119

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,616 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,455. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,919 is less than the state average of $10,918. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
Total Revenue$32 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Alma   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$33 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Alma   School District and average spending for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,616$10,455
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Alma   School District and average revenue per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,919$10,918
This chart display average spending per public school student in Alma   School District and average spending per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Alma School District Public Elementary Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Alma Intermediate School Math: 61% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1220 W Collum Ln
    Alma, AR 72921
    (479)632-2166

    Grades: 3-5 | 728 students
  • Alma Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Top 30%
    706 Hwy 64 E
    Alma, AR 72921
    (479)632-2168

    Grades: 6-8 | 724 students
  • Alma Primary School
    1600 Hwy 64 E
    Alma, AR 72921
    (479)632-5100

    Grades: K-2 | 711 students
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