West Forest Intermediate School

West Forest Intermediate School serves 282 students in grades 3 - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% 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.

School Overview

The student population of 282 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 282 students
West Forest Intermediate School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % West Forest Intermediate School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
West Forest Intermediate School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade West Forest Intermediate School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
West Forest Intermediate School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
West Forest Intermediate School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
15%
5%
West Forest Intermediate School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
68%
34%
West Forest Intermediate School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
14%
57%
West Forest Intermediate School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
West Forest Intermediate School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
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.
0.50 0.32
West Forest Intermediate School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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 (1998-2014)
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%
6%
West Forest Intermediate School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Opelika City School District's student population of 4,337 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,936 is higher than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,155 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Opelika City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 4,337 3,026
Opelika City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $47 MM $30 MM
Opelika City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $44 MM $30 MM
Opelika City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,936 $10,181
Opelika City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,155 $10,301
Opelika City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Opelika Learning Center (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Opelika Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northside School (2.2 miles away)
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  • OpelikaNorthside School
    Grades: 3-5 | 341 students
    2.2 miles
    601 North 5th St
    OpelikaAL 36801
    (334)745-9731
    2.23-5341
  • OpelikaOpelika Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 984 students
    2.2 miles
    1206 Denson Dr
    OpelikaAL 36801
    (334)745-9726
    2.26-8984
  • OpelikaCarver Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 374 students
    2.6 miles
    307 Carver Ave
    OpelikaAL 36801
    (334)745-9712
    2.6PK-2374
  • OpelikaOpelika Learning CenterAlternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    2.9 miles
    214 Jeter Ave
    OpelikaAL 36801
    (334)741-5603
    2.96-12n/a
  • OpelikaOpelika High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1258 students
    3.3 miles
    1700 Lafayette Parkway
    OpelikaAL 36801
    (334)745-9715
    3.39-121258

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