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42%
  • Bacon County Elementary School
  • 523 E 16th St, Alma
  • Bacon County
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 487
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
32%
  • Bacon County Middle School
  • 1188 Us Hwy 1s, Alma
  • Bacon County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 460
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
20%
  • Bacon County High School
  • 1190 Us Highway 1 S, Alma
  • Bacon County
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 560
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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  • Bacon County Primary School
  • 251 Cumberland Rd, Alma
  • Bacon County
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 621
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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Alma school information

IndexAlmaGeorgiaNational
Average Test Scores31%35%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools42,16479,221
Total private schoolsn/a51524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1927,963
The Alma, GA educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Alma public schools have average test scores of 31% which is 12% lower than than the Georgia average and 37% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Alma public schools is 16:1, compared to 16:1 in Georgia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 72.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 69.2% have completed high school, 15.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Alma

IndexAlmaGeorgiaNational
Completed 8th grade72.1%82.3%84.3%
Completed high school69.2%81.0%83.0%
Completed some college37.6%57.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree24.3%36.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.2%29.4%30.3%
Completed masters5.3%11.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%3.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.3%1.3%

Alma, GA School Districts

Bacon County School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Alma. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Alma, GA schools is 31%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Alma, GA, an average of 72.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 69.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Alma schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Alma, GA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Nicholls, GA4,02132%35%
Alma, GA3,51131%37%

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Oxford, MI3,51145%8%
Maple Heights-Lake Desire, WA3,51263%28%
Montauk, NY3,51050%1%
Minoa, NY3,51232%34%
Tilton Northfield, NH3,51249%0%
Alma, GA3,51131%37%
Source: The Alma, GA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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