Alma Elementary School

213 Alma St, Gaffney, SC 29340 | (864) 489-4742
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 240
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 213 Alma Street, Gaffney, SC 29340
  • Principal or Admin: Jean Brewington
  • Fax: (864) 902-3595
  • Website: www.cherokeeschoolssc.org
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 240
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 16.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 132 (55.0%)
  • Females: 108 (45.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 25 (10.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 173 (72.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 198 (82.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Alma Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black6727.9%
Asian10.4%
Hispanic125.0%
White16066.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Alma Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten3815.8%
Kindergarten2811.7%
1st Grade3213.3%
2nd Grade3313.8%
3rd Grade4117.1%
4th Grade2711.3%
5th Grade4117.1%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 74%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:26%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 8 Years
  • Average Salary: $36,741
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Alma Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$30,56153%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,60947%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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