West Forest Intermediate School

2801 Waverly Parkway

Opelika, AL 36801

Grades: 3-5

283 students

West Forest Intermediate School serves 283 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
West Forest Intermediate School operates within the Opelika City School District.

Overview

The student population of 283 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 283 students
West Forest Intermediate School Total Students (1993-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
West Forest Intermediate School Total Teachers (1993-2013)
Students by Grade West Forest Intermediate School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
West Forest Intermediate School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
West Forest Intermediate School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
14%
5%
West Forest Intermediate School Black Students (2000-2013)
Black
73%
34%
West Forest Intermediate School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
12%
57%
West Forest Intermediate School White Students (1993-2013)
All Ethnic Groups West Forest Intermediate School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.44 0.31
West Forest Intermediate School Diversity Score (1993-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
78%
52%
West Forest Intermediate School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%
West Forest Intermediate School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,381 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,544 is higher than the state average of $9,620. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,881 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Opelika City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 4,381 2,979
Opelika City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $44 MM $29 MM
Opelika City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $41 MM $31 MM
Opelika City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,544 $9,620
Opelika City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,881 $10,180
Opelika City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Opelika Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Opelika Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Opelika Middle School (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OpelikaOpelika Middle School
    1206 Denson Dr
    OpelikaAL 36801
    (334)745-9726
    2.2 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 964 students                      
  • OpelikaNorthside School
    601 North 5th St
    OpelikaAL 36801
    (334)745-9731
    2.2 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 328 students                      
  • OpelikaCarver Primary School
    307 Carver Ave
    OpelikaAL 36801
    (334)745-9712
    2.6 mi | Gr. KG-2 | 347 students                      
  • OpelikaOpelika Learning Center
    Alternative School
    214 Jeter Ave
    OpelikaAL 36801
    (334)741-5603
    Alternative School

    2.9 mi | Gr. PK-12 | n/a students                      
  • OpelikaOpelika High School
    1700 Lafayette Parkway
    OpelikaAL 36801
    (334)745-9715
    3.3 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 1280 students                      

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