Opelika Middle School

Tel: (334)745-9726
  • Opelika Middle School serves 891 students in grades 6-8.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Opelika Middle School operates within the Opelika City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 891 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students891 students
Gender %Opelika Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
Students by GradeOpelika Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
All Ethnic GroupsOpelika Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.530.58
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch

District Comparison

  • Opelika City School District's student population of 4,240 students has stayed relatively flat 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
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: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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    OpelikaAL 36801
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    Grades: 6-12
    0.9 miles
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    OpelikaAL 36801
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    Grades: 9-12 | 1247 students
    1.1 miles
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    OpelikaAL 36801
  • OpelikaJeter Primary SchoolCharter School
    Grades: PK-2 | 322 students
    1.6 miles
    700 Jeter Ave
    OpelikaAL 36801
  • OpelikaMorris Avenue Intermediate SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 3-5 | 320 students
    1.6 miles
    8 Morris Ave
    OpelikaAL 36801

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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.