West Forest Intermediate School

2801 Waverly Parkway,

Opelika, AL, 36801

Tel: (334)745-9737
Grades: 3-5

300 students

West Forest Intermediate School serves 300 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
West Forest Intermediate School operates within the Opelika City School District.

Overview

The student population of 300 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 300 students
West Forest Intermediate School Total Students (1993-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
West Forest Intermediate School Total Classroom Teachers (1993-2012)
Students by Grade West Forest Intermediate School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
West Forest Intermediate School Student : Teacher Ratio (1993-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
West Forest Intermediate School Asian (1993-2011)
Hispanic
11%
5%
West Forest Intermediate School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
72%
35%
West Forest Intermediate School Black (1993-2012)
White
16%
58%
West Forest Intermediate School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups West Forest Intermediate School Sch Ethnicity West Forest Intermediate School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.45 0.55
West Forest Intermediate School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
81%
51%
West Forest Intermediate School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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.
6%
7%
West Forest Intermediate School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,268 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Opelika City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 4,268 2,928
District Total Revenue $44 MM $29 MM
Opelika City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $41 MM $31 MM
Opelika City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,544 $9,620
Opelika City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,881 $10,180
Opelika City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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 Students Grades
  • Opelika Opelika Middle School
    1206 Denson Dr
    Opelika , AL , 36801
    (334)745-9726
    2.2  mi  |  938  students  |  Gr.  5-11
  • Opelika Northside School
    601 North 5th St
    Opelika , AL , 36801
    (334)745-9731
    2.2  mi  |  332  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Opelika Carver Primary School
    307 Carver Ave
    Opelika , AL , 36801
    (334)745-9712
    2.6  mi  |  300  students  |  Gr.  KG-2
  • Opelika Opelika Learning Center
    Alternative School
    214 Jeter Ave
    Opelika , AL , 36801
    (334)741-5603
    Alternative School
    2.9  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Opelika Opelika High School
    1700 Lafayette Parkway
    Opelika , AL , 36801
    (334)745-9715
    3.3  mi  |  1268  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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