Carver Primary School

  • Carver Primary School serves 370 students in grades PK-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Carver Primary School operates within the Opelika City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 370 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-2
Total Students370 students
Carver Primary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Carver Primary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Carver Primary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeCarver Primary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
Carver Primary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
1%
Carver Primary School Asian Students (1993-2015)
Hispanic
24%
6%
Carver Primary School Black Students (1998-2015)
Black
61%
33%
Carver Primary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
12%
56%
Carver Primary School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Carver Primary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCarver Primary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.560.58
Carver Primary School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
85%
47%
Carver Primary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
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.
2%
5%
Carver Primary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Opelika City School District's student population of 4,294 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,957 is higher than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,174 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has declined by 20% over four years.
School District NameOpelika City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
6
Number of Students Managed4,2942,879
Opelika City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$47 MM$30 MM
Opelika City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$44 MM$30 MM
Opelika City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,957$10,181
Opelika City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,174$10,301
Opelika City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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