Muncie Southside High School

1601 East 26th St

Muncie, IN 47302-5897

Tel: (765)747-5320
Grades 9-12
895 students
Muncie Southside High School serves 895 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Muncie Southside High School operates within the Muncie Community s School District.
Muncie Community s School District's 63% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 81%.

School Overview

The student population of 895 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 895 students
Muncie Southside High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Muncie Southside High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Muncie Southside High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Muncie Southside High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 18:1
Muncie Southside High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Muncie Southside High School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
17%
12%
Muncie Southside High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
72%
71%
Muncie Southside High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
9%
4%
Muncie Southside High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.45 0.47
Muncie Southside High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
62%
41%
Muncie Southside High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
10%
8%
Muncie Southside High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Muncie Community s School District's student population of 6,568 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 63% has increased from 55% over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,390 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Muncie Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed 6,568 1,477
Muncie Community s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 63% 81%
Muncie Community s School District Graduation Rate (2002-2014)
District Total Revenue $110 MM n/a
Muncie Community s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $99 MM n/a
Muncie Community s School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,390 n/a
Muncie Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,780 n/a
Muncie Community s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Muncie Central High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wilson Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grissom Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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    0.2 miles
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    (765)747-5401
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    1.3 miles
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    MuncieIN 47302
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  • MuncieSouth View Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 496 students
    1.4 miles
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    MuncieIN 47302
    (765)747-5226
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    Grades: KG-5 | 337 students
    1.4 miles
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    MuncieIN 47302
    (765)747-5431
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    Grades: KG-5 | 405 students
    2.1 miles
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    MuncieIN 47305
    (765)747-5434
    2.1KG-5405

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