Brown Center (Closed 2004)

  • Brown Center served 82 students in grades KG-12.
  • Minority enrollment was 90% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 44%.
  • Brown Center operated within the Opelika City School District.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades KG-12
Total Students82 students
Brown Center Total Students (1987-2003)
Gender %Brown Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Brown Center Total Teachers (1987-2004)
Students by GradeBrown Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
Brown Center Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2001)
Black
90%
33%
Brown Center Black Students (1989-2003)
White
10%
56%
Brown Center White Students (1989-2003)
All Ethnic GroupsBrown Center All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.180.58
Brown Center Diversity Score (1989-2003)
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
46%
Brown Center Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2003)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
Brown Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2003)

District Comparison

School District NameOpelika City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
6
Number of Students Managed4,2402,894
Opelika City School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$47 MM$30 MM
Opelika City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$44 MM$30 MM
Opelika City School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$10,957$10,396
Opelika City School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$10,174$10,518
Opelika City School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2004 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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