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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 2 public schools in Alma School District, serving 336 students.
  • Public school in Alma School District have an average math proficiency score of 73% (versus the Nebraska public school average of 69%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 51% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Nebraska.
  • The top ranked public schools in Alma School District are Alma Elementary At Alma and Alma High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Nebraska public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the Nebraska public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameAlma School District
School District Phone Number(308)928-2131
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NE)
# of Schools2 Schools1,097 Schools
# of Students336 Students323,847 Students
# of Teachers33 Teachers23,776 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1

District Comparison

  • Alma School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 245 school districts in Nebraska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NE)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
69%
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 NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
51%
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 NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥80%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Alma   School District and public school graduation rate of NE by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.080.52
# of American Indian Students1 Student4,446 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students1 Student8,959 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students11 Students60,839 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
19%
# of Black Studentsn/a21,654 Students
% Black Students
n/a
7%
# of White Students322 Students215,249 Students
% White Students
96%
66%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a450 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1 Student12,250 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:717,513
# of Students in Kindergarten:2723,239
# of Students in 1st Grade:2922,902
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2823,568
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2424,184
# of Students in 4th Grade:2224,178
# of Students in 5th Grade:2222,561
# of Students in 6th Grade:3423,678
# of Students in 7th Grade:2323,359
# of Students in 8th Grade:2423,730
# of Students in 9th Grade:2323,832
# of Students in 10th Grade:2323,747
# of Students in 11th Grade:2523,007
# of Students in 12th Grade:2524,349
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,869 is higher than the state average of $14,800. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,587 is less than the state average of $13,718. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NE)
Total Revenue$4 MM$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Alma   School District and average revenue for each school distric in NE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$4 MM$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Alma   School District and average spending for each school distric in NE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,869$14,800
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Alma   School District and average revenue per public school student in NE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,587$13,718
This chart display average spending per public school student in Alma   School District and average spending per public school student in NE by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Alma School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Alma Elementary At Alma Math: 75-79% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    515 Jewell St
    Alma, NE 68920
    (308)928-2131

    Grades: PK-6 | 193 students
  • Alma High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    515 Jewell St
    Alma, NE 68920
    (308)928-2131

    Grades: 7-12 | 143 students
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