Muncie Southside High School

1601 East 26th St

Muncie, IN 47302-5897

Tel: (765)747-5320
Grades: 9-12

957 students

Muncie Southside High School serves 957 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% 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.
The school district's 62% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 957 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 957 students
Muncie Southside High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Muncie Southside High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Muncie Southside High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 17:1
Muncie Southside High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
9%
Muncie Southside High School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
16%
13%
Muncie Southside High School Black (1988-2012)
White
73%
71%
Muncie Southside High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Muncie Southside High School Sch Ethnicity Muncie Southside High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.44 0.25
Muncie Southside High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
60%
41%
Muncie Southside High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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 (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,584 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Muncie Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed 7,584 1,613
Muncie Community s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 62% 79%
Muncie Community s School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $113 MM $21 MM
Muncie Community s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $101 MM $18 MM
Muncie Community s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,524 $13,002
Muncie Community s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,877 $11,056
Muncie Community s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Muncie Grissom Elementary School
    3201 South Macedonia Ave
    Muncie , IN 47302
    (765)747-5401
    0.2  mi  |  531  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Muncie Hoosier Academy - Muncie
    Charter School
    2801 East 16th St
    Muncie , IN 47302
    (765)288-9633
    Charter School
    1.1  mi  |  96  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Muncie South View Elementary School
    2100 South Franklin
    Muncie , IN 47302
    (765)747-5226
    1.4  mi  |  545  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Muncie Sutton Elementary School
    3100 East Memorial Dr
    Muncie , IN 47302
    (765)747-5431
    1.4  mi  |  369  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Muncie East Washington Academy
    1000 East Washington
    Muncie , IN 47305
    (765)747-5434
    2.1  mi  |  382  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Did You Know?
Muncie, IN public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.31, which is higher than the Indiana average of 0.29. The most diverse school in Muncie is Garfield Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.