West Forest Intermediate School

  • West Forest Intermediate School serves 287 students in grades 3-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 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%.
  • West Forest Intermediate School operates within the Opelika City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 287 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 287 students
West Forest Intermediate School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % West Forest Intermediate School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
West Forest Intermediate School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade West Forest Intermediate School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 18:1
West Forest Intermediate School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
West Forest Intermediate School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
20%
6%
West Forest Intermediate School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
64%
33%
West Forest Intermediate School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
12%
56%
West Forest Intermediate School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
West Forest Intermediate School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
West Forest Intermediate School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
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.
0.54 0.32
West Forest Intermediate School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
83%
47%
West Forest Intermediate 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.
7%
5%
West Forest Intermediate 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 $10,371 is higher than the state average of $9,717. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,301 is higher than the state average of $9,955. The district spending/student has grown by 70% over four years.
School District Name Opelika City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
6
Number of Students Managed 4,294 2,879
Opelika City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $45 MM $28 MM
Opelika City School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $74 MM $29 MM
Opelika City School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,371 $9,717
Opelika City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $17,301 $9,955
Opelika City School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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