Southside High School

Grades: 9-12

434 students

Southside High School serves 434 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 48%.
Southside High School operates within the Beaufort County s School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 434 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 434 students
Southside High School Total Students (2001-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Southside High School Total Teachers (2001-2013)
Students by Grade Southside High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Southside High School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2013)
Hispanic
8%
14%
Southside High School Black Students (2003-2013)
Black
35%
27%
Southside High School Black Students (2001-2013)
White
52%
52%
Southside High School White Students (2001-2013)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Southside High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Southside High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.60 0.45
Southside High School Diversity Score (2001-2013)
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.
52%
47%
Southside High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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%
7%
Southside High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,276 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,404 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,214 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Beaufort County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
1
Number of Students Managed 7,276 1,330
Beaufort County s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 72% 74%
Beaufort County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $73 MM $19 MM
Beaufort County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $71 MM $18 MM
Beaufort County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,404 $11,105
Beaufort County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,214 $10,880
Beaufort County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is B C Ed Technical Center (6.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chocowinity Middle School (5.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chocowinity Primary (4.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ChocowinityChocowinity Primary
    606 Gray Rd
    ChocowinityNC 27817
    (252)946-3881
    4.3 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 557 students                      
  • ChocowinityChocowinity Middle School
    3831 Us Hwy 17 South
    ChocowinityNC 27817
    (252)946-6191
    5.1 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 468 students                      
  • WashingtonB C Ed Technical Center
    Alternative School
    820 North Bridge St
    WashingtonNC 27899
    (252)946-5382
    Alternative School

    6.9 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 48 students                      
  • WashingtonEastern Elementary School
    947 Hudnell St
    WashingtonNC 27889
    (252)946-1611
    7 mi | Gr. PK-1 | 692 students                      
  • WashingtonP S Jones Middle School
    4105 North Market St Ext
    WashingtonNC 27889
    (252)946-0874
    7.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 855 students                      

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