Northside School



Northside School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northside School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 133
4 138
5 115
6 1
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 387 students in grades 1st through 12th. Northside School is the 523rd largest public school in Alabama and the 33,392nd largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 387
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,392nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 523rd out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 279th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 504th out of 782

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Northside School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 205
(53%)
1,540
(51%)
 Female 182
(47%)
1,453
(49%)

Northside School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 204
(53%)
1,792
(60%)
 White 155
(40%)
854
(29%)
 Two or More 14
(4%)
67
(2%)
 Hispanic 12
(3%)
238
(8%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
34
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Northside School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 207
(53%)
1,959
(65%)
 Not Eligible 166
(43%)
904
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(4%)
130
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Northside School is ranked 462nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northside School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.9%. 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.

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
2013 341
2014 372
2015 387

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
2013 16.6
2014 17.2
2015 16.5

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
2013 0.60703812316716
2014 0.57795698924731
2015 0.57105943152455

Compare Northside School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 57.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Northside School
Opelika, AL
Public 03 - 05 387 16.5:1  
Jeter Primary School
Opelika, AL
Public PK - 02 322 13.2:1 1 miles
Opelika Middle School
Opelika, AL
Public 06 - 08 891 14.3:1 1 miles
Morris Avenue Intermediate School
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Public 03 - 05 320 17.2:1 2 miles
Carver Primary School
Opelika, AL
Public PK - 02 364 14.3:1 2 miles
The Chanticleer Learning Center
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Private 06 - 12 114 14:1 3 miles
Southview Primary School
Opelika, AL
Public PK - 02 385 14.8:1 3 miles
West Forest Intermediate School
Opelika, AL
Public 03 - 05 324 16:1 3 miles
Lee-Scott Academy
Auburn, AL
Private PK - 12 737 13:1 5 miles
Cary Woods Elementary School
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Public KG - 02 519 15.7:1 7 miles
Dean Road Elementary School
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Public KG - 02 454 16.2:1 7 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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