Opelika, AL
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Opelika Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Opelika


Lee County School District Details

Lee County School District
2410 Society Hill Road
Opelika, AL 36804

9,876 Students enrolled in District

14 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Lee County School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Alabama

(10 is best)

Better than of AL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Beauregard Elem School
300 Lee Road 431
Opelika, AL, 36804
PK-04
Beauregard High School
7343 Al Highway 51
Opelika, AL, 36804
09-12
Beulah Elem School
4747 Lee Road 270
Valley, AL, 36854
PK-06
Beulah High School
4848 Lee Road 270
Valley, AL, 36854
07-12
Loachapoka Elem School
685 Lee Road 61
Loachapoka, AL, 36865
PK-06
Loachapoka High School
685 Lee Road 61
Loachapoka, AL, 36865
07-12
Sanford Middle School
1500 Lee Road 11
Opelika, AL, 36804
05-08
Smiths Station Elem School
171 Lee Road 728
Smiths Station, AL, 36877
PK-06
Smiths Station High School
4228 Lee Road 430
Smiths Station, AL, 36877
10-12
Smiths Station Intermediate School
80 Lee Road 926
Smiths Station, AL, 36877
PK-06
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 71.9% 57.5%
Black 23.2% 34.0%
Hispanic 4.1% 6.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 1.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.9%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 56.2% 51.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 48.3% 46.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.9% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,210 $51,302,870 55.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $506 $4,982,582 5.4%
Staff $230 $2,264,810 2.5%
General Administration $166 $1,634,602 1.8%
School Administration $462 $4,549,314 4.9%
Operation $744 $7,326,168 7.9%
Transportation $562 $5,534,014 6.0%
Other $157 $1,545,979 1.7%
Total Support $2,827 $27,837,469 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,323 $13,027,581 14.1%
Total Expenditures $9,361 $92,177,767 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,179 $3,853,779,893 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $528 $392,761,542 5.1%
Staff $386 $287,253,877 3.8%
General Administration $236 $175,496,358 2.3%
School Administration $561 $417,335,809 5.5%
Operation $860 $639,825,182 8.4%
Transportation $464 $345,007,579 4.5%
Other $202 $150,130,865 2.0%
Total Support $3,236 $2,407,871,455 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,868 $1,389,957,875 18.2%
Total Expenditures $10,282 $7,651,610,684 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Opelika City School District Details

Opelika City School District
300 Simmons Street
Opelika, AL 36801

4,294 Students enrolled in District

9 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Opelika City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Alabama

(10 is best)

Better than of AL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Carver Primary School
307 Carver Ave
Opelika, AL, 36801
PK-02
Jeter Primary School
700 Jeter Ave
Opelika, AL, 36801
PK-02
Morris Avenue Intermediate School
8 Morris Ave
Opelika, AL, 36801
03-05
Northside School
601 N 5th St
Opelika, AL, 36801
03-05
Opelika High School
1700 Lafayette Pkwy
Opelika, AL, 36801
09-12
Opelika Learning Ctr School
214 Jeter Avenue
Opelika, AL, 36801
06-12
Opelika Middle School
1206 Denson Dr
Opelika, AL, 36801
06-08
Southview Primary School
2712 Marvyn Pkwy
Opelika, AL, 36804
PK-02
West Forest Intermediate School
2801 Waverly Pkwy
Opelika, AL, 36801
03-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 30.7% 57.5%
Black 60.8% 34.0%
Hispanic 6.9% 6.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.4% 1.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.9%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 66.5% 51.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 60.7% 46.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.8% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,092 $26,299,164 47.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $389 $1,679,313 3.0%
Staff $486 $2,098,062 3.8%
General Administration $295 $1,273,515 2.3%
School Administration $598 $2,581,566 4.7%
Operation $1,119 $4,830,723 8.7%
Transportation $345 $1,489,365 2.7%
Other $189 $815,913 1.5%
Total Support $3,422 $14,772,774 26.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,319 $14,328,123 25.9%
Total Expenditures $12,833 $55,400,061 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,179 $3,853,779,893 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $528 $392,761,542 5.1%
Staff $386 $287,253,877 3.8%
General Administration $236 $175,496,358 2.3%
School Administration $561 $417,335,809 5.5%
Operation $860 $639,825,182 8.4%
Transportation $464 $345,007,579 4.5%
Other $202 $150,130,865 2.0%
Total Support $3,236 $2,407,871,455 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,868 $1,389,957,875 18.2%
Total Expenditures $10,282 $7,651,610,684 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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