Opelika High School

1700 Lafayette Pkwy

Opelika, AL 36801

Tel: (334)745-9715
  • Opelika High School serves 1,247 students in grades 9-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Opelika High School operates within the Opelika City School District.
  • Opelika City School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1247 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,247 students
Gender %Opelika High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
Students by GradeOpelika High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
6%
7%
Black
61%
33%
White
32%
56%
All Ethnic GroupsOpelika High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.530.58
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
46%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%

District Comparison

  • Opelika City School District's student population of 4,240 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has increased from 60% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,957 is higher than the state average of $10,396. 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 $10,518. 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 Managed4,2402,894
Opelika City School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate73%74%
Opelika City School District Graduation Rate (1995-2016)
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: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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  • OpelikaMorris Avenue Intermediate SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 3-5 | 320 students
    0.7 miles
    8 Morris Ave
    OpelikaAL 36801
    (334)745-9734
    0.73-5320
  • OpelikaOpelika Learning CenterAlternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 6-12
    1 miles
    214 Jeter Avenue
    OpelikaAL 36801
    (334)741-5603
    16-12n/a
  • OpelikaJeter Primary SchoolCharter School
    Grades: PK-2 | 322 students
    1.1 miles
    700 Jeter Ave
    OpelikaAL 36801
    (334)745-9723
    1.1PK-2322
  • OpelikaOpelika Middle SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 891 students
    1.1 miles
    1206 Denson Dr
    OpelikaAL 36801
    (334)745-9726
    1.16-8891
  • OpelikaNorthside SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 3-5 | 387 students
    1.2 miles
    601 N 5th St
    OpelikaAL 36801
    (334)745-9731
    1.23-5387

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Alabama public schools have a diversity score of 0.58, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Alabama is Decatur City School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.