Alma High School

101 East Main, Alma, AR 72921 | (479) 632-2162
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,025
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5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 2139, Alma, AR 72921
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Jerry Valentine
  • Fax: (501) 632-5070
  • Website: www.AlmaSD.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Alma School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,084
  • Graduation Rate: 96.4%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.6
  • Enrolled Students: 3,451

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,025
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 73.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 510 (49.8%)
  • Females: 515 (50.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 99 (9.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 319 (31.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 418 (40.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Alma High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian202.0%
Black121.2%
Asian10.10%
Hispanic302.9%
White92890.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Alma High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade24223.6%
10th Grade28928.2%
11th Grade24824.2%
12th Grade24624.0%
Source: AR Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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3 reviews for Alma High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 12, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • lots of wonderful positive teachers. Any concerns were addressed to principle who always addressed it and followed up the same day. great curriculum. School puts considerable amount of money per student so they can attend competitions etc. Happy with the school.
  • Reviewed by Student on November 10, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The school district has deffinatly changed from then to now, I attended the school & had got bullied & changed school's.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on July 17, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I attending Alma High School during the years of 1996 - 1999. I absolutly loved the school. The teachers are nice and dedicataed to their students. I can't think of a better school for my children to attend someday.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Alma High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on End-of-Course and Grade 11 Literacy state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra
  • Biology
  • Geometry
  • Literacy

End-of-Course - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End-of-Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra Test
201080.0%88.0%76.0%
200961.0%68.0%70.0%
200860.0%67.0%66.0%
 
Biology Test
201053.0%53.0%36.0%
200954.0%54.0%41.0%
200836.0%36.0%30.0%
 
Geometry Test
201078.0%78.0%69.0%
200979.0%79.0%66.0%
200861.0%61.0%60.0%
 

Grade 11 Literacy - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201057.0%57.0%51.0%
200956.0%56.0%57.0%
200864.0%64.0%60.0%
 
Source: AR Department of Education 2009-2010

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