Southview Primary School

  • Southview Primary School serves 385 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 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%.
  • Southview Primary School operates within the Opelika City School District.

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School Overview

  • Southview Primary School's student population of 385 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students385 students
Gender %Southview Primary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Students by GradeSouthview Primary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Southview Primary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southview Primary School is 0.53, 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
Two or more races
All Ethnic GroupsSouthview Primary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.530.33
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Southview 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
    Number of Students Managed4,2402,907
    Opelika City School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    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

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