Opelika High School



Opelika High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Opelika High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 1
8 0
9 339
10 342
11 304
12 294

Opelika High School is a public high school of the Opelika City School District located in Opelika, AL. It has 1,280 students in grades 7th through 12th. Opelika High School is the 40th largest public high school in Alabama and the 4,227th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,280
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 87

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Opelika High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 654
(51%)
1,157
(52%)
 Female 626
(49%)
1,087
(48%)

Opelika High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 789
(62%)
1,380
(61%)
 White 416
(33%)
727
(32%)
 Hispanic 37
(3%)
80
(4%)
 Asian 33
(3%)
46
(2%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
9
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Opelika High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 667
(52%)
1,242
(55%)
 Not Eligible 532
(42%)
860
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 81
(6%)
142
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Opelika High School is ranked 28th out of 0 ranked schools in Alabama, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Opelika High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.4%) is slightly higher than the state average of 56.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Opelika High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1242
2006 1263
2007 1309
2008 1273
2009 1303
2010 1283
2011 1268
2012 1280

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 14.5
2007 14.6
2008 14.9
2009 15.8
2010 14.6
2011 14.7
2012 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48550724637681
2006 0.47426761678543
2007 0.48204736440031
2008 0.52317360565593
2009 0.55410590943975
2010 0.56819953234606
2011 0.57965299684543
2012 0.584375

Compare Opelika High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,461.4% 14.6:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 56.7%
 
This School 58.4%
 

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Public 07 - 12 1,280 14.7:1  
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