Opelika City School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 9 top public schools in Opelika City School District, serving 4,395 students.
  • Public school in Opelika City School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus Alabama public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus 39% Alabama statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Northside School, with 60% math proficiency and 47% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Alabama or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black) , which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the Alabama public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameOpelika City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.opelikaschools.org
School District Phone Number(334)745-9700
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools9 Schools1,530 Schools
# of Students4,395 Students744,845 Students
# of Teachers288 Teachers42,377 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1

District Comparison

  • Opelika City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 137 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Opelika City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Opelika City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Opelika City  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.570.59
# of American Indian Students19 Students6,998 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students57 Students10,712 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students386 Students55,311 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
7%
# of Black Students2,555 Students245,636 Students
% Black Students
58%
33%
# of White Students1,292 Students409,208 Students
% White Students
29%
55%
# of Hawaiian Students7 Students769 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students79 Students16,211 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:714,638
# of Students in Kindergarten:40055,460
# of Students in 1st Grade:36256,606
# of Students in 2nd Grade:36957,603
# of Students in 3rd Grade:34258,551
# of Students in 4th Grade:37857,953
# of Students in 5th Grade:34155,815
# of Students in 6th Grade:33955,256
# of Students in 7th Grade:30655,270
# of Students in 8th Grade:28555,055
# of Students in 9th Grade:38658,792
# of Students in 10th Grade:33057,037
# of Students in 11th Grade:29754,489
# of Students in 12th Grade:25352,320
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,957 is higher than the state average of $10,435. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,174 is less than the state average of $10,558. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$47 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Opelika City  School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$44 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Opelika City  School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,957$10,435
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Opelika City  School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,174$10,558
This chart display average spending per public school student in Opelika City  School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Opelika City School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | AL School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Opelika Carver Primary School
    307 Carver Ave
    Opelika, AL 36801
    (334)745-9712

    Grades: PK-2 | 386 students
  • Opelika Jeter Primary School
    700 Jeter Ave
    Opelika, AL 36801
    (334)745-9723

    Grades: PK-2 | 337 students
  • Opelika Morris Avenue Intermediate School Math: 53% / Reading: 36% | Top 50%
    8 Morris Ave
    Opelika, AL 36801
    (334)745-9734

    Grades: 3-5 | 316 students
  • Opelika Northside School Math: 60% / Reading: 47% | Top 20%
    601 N 5th St
    Opelika, AL 36801
    (334)745-9731

    Grades: 3-5 | 394 students
  • Opelika Opelika High School Math: 23% / Reading: 30% | Bottom 50%
    1700 Lafayette Pkwy
    Opelika, AL 36801
    (334)745-9715

    Grades: 9-12 | 1266 students
  • Opelika Opelika Learning Center Alternative School
    214 Jeter Avenue
    Opelika, AL 36801
    (334)741-5603

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • Opelika Opelika Middle School Math: 36% / Reading: 35% | Bottom 50%
    1206 Denson Dr
    Opelika, AL 36801
    (334)745-9726

    Grades: 6-8 | 930 students
  • Opelika Southview Primary School
    2712 Marvyn Pkwy
    Opelika, AL 36801
    (334)745-9711

    Grades: PK-2 | 419 students
  • Opelika West Forest Intermediate School Math: 33% / Reading: 18% | Bottom 50%
    2801 Waverly Pkwy
    Opelika, AL 36801
    (334)745-9737

    Grades: 3-5 | 347 students
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