Carver Primary School

  • Carver Primary School serves 364 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%.
  • Carver Primary School operates within the Opelika City School District.

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School Overview

  • Carver Primary School's student population of 364 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 24% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students364 students
Gender %Carver Primary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Students by GradeCarver Primary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Carver Primary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carver Primary School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
21%
7%
Black
64%
33%
White
12%
56%
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsCarver Primary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.540.33
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
46%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Carver Primary School is Opelika City School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 136 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Opelika City School District's student population of 4,240 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,957 is higher than the state average of $10,349. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,174 is less than the state average of $10,471. The district spending/student has declined by 20% over four school years.
    School District NameOpelika City School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    9
    6
    Number of Students Managed4,2402,907
    Opelika City School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    46%
    43%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    39%
    38%
    District Total Revenue$47 MM$30 MM
    District Spending$44 MM$30 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,957$10,349
    District Spending / Student$10,174$10,471
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

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    • School Location Miles Grades Students
    • Opelika Southview Primary School
      Grades: PK-2 | 385 students
      1.3 miles
      2712 Marvyn Pkwy
      Opelika, AL 36801
      (334)745-9711
      1.3 PK-2 385
    • Opelika Northside School
      Grades: 3-5 | 387 students
      1.4 miles
      601 N 5th St
      Opelika, AL 36801
      (334)745-9731
      1.4 3-5 387
    • Opelika Opelika Learning Center Alternative School
      Grades: 6-12
      1.4 miles
      214 Jeter Avenue
      Opelika, AL 36801
      (334)741-5603
      1.4 6-12 n/a
    • Opelika Opelika Middle School
      Grades: 6-8 | 891 students
      1.7 miles
      1206 Denson Dr
      Opelika, AL 36801
      (334)745-9726
      1.7 6-8 891
    • Opelika Jeter Primary School
      Grades: PK-2 | 322 students
      1.8 miles
      700 Jeter Ave
      Opelika, AL 36801
      (334)745-9723
      1.8 PK-2 322

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