Northside School



Northside School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northside School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 118
4 106
5 104
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Northside School is a public elementary school located in Opelika, AL in the Opelika City School District. It enrolls 328 students in grades 1st through 12th. Northside School is the 588th largest public school in Alabama and the 38,723rd largest nationally. It has 17.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 328
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,723rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 588th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 722nd out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 702nd out of 783

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Northside School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 171
(52%)
1,479
(49%)
 Male 157
(48%)
1,540
(51%)

Northside School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 178
(54%)
1,799
(60%)
 White 130
(40%)
967
(32%)
 Hispanic 10
(3%)
169
(6%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
41
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
38
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Northside School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 175
(53%)
1,817
(60%)
 Not Eligible 130
(40%)
1,017
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(7%)
185
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Northside School is ranked 568th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northside School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.4%) is slightly lower than the state average of 60.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Northside School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 309
2006 311
2007 323
2008 343
2009 339
2010 337
2011 332
2012 328

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 15.6
2007 14.3
2008 16
2009 15.1
2010 14.5
2011 15
2012 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5210355987055
2006 0.54983922829582
2007 0.52941176470588
2008 0.51603498542274
2009 0.51327433628319
2010 0.52818991097923
2011 0.61144578313253
2012 0.60365853658537

Compare Northside School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 60.4%
 
State Average 60.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Northside School
Opelika, AL
Public 03 - 05 328 17.6:1  
Jeter Primary School
Opelika, AL
Public PK - 02 388 12:1 1 miles
Opelika Middle School
Opelika, AL
Public 06 - 12 964 12.1:1 1 miles
Morris Avenue Intermediate School
Opelika, AL
Public 03 - 05 272 16.2:1 2 miles
Carver Primary School
Opelika, AL
Public KG - 02 347 10.6:1 2 miles
Southview Primary School
Opelika, AL
Public PK - 02 437 12.3:1 3 miles
West Forest Intermediate School
Opelika, AL
Public 03 - 05 283 14.6:1 3 miles
Cary Woods Elementary School
Auburn, AL
Public 01 - 05 480 16:1 7 miles
Dean Road Elementary School
Auburn, AL
Public 01 - 05 409 15.1:1 7 miles
Wrights Mill Road Elementary School
Auburn, AL
Public 01 - 05 445 15.9:1 8 miles
Chambers Academy
Lafayette, AL
Private PK - 12 171 10:1 16 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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