Southside Academy

1833 Market St,

Youngstown, OH, 44507-1137

Tel: (330)742-9090
Grades: KG-8

398 students

Southside Academy serves 398 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Southside Academy operates within the Southside Academy School District.

Overview

The student population of 398 students has declined by 32% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 57% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 398 students
Southside Academy Total Students (2011-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Southside Academy Total Classroom Teachers (2011-2012)
Students by Grade Southside Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 32:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.79. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 18:1
Southside Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (2011-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
5%
4%
Southside Academy Hispanic (2011-2012)
Black
85%
17%
Southside Academy Black (2011-2012)
White
1%
73%
Southside Academy White (2011-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.27 0.79
Southside Academy Diversity Score (2011-2012)
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.
92%
37%
Southside Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2012)
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.
1%
6%
Southside Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 398 students has decreased by 48% over five years.
School District Name Southside Academy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 398 1,089
Southside Academy School District Number of Students Managed (1999-2010)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $12 MM
Southside Academy School District Total Revenue (2000-2009)
District Spending $8 MM $11 MM
Southside Academy School District Spending (2000-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,187 $10,997
Southside Academy School District Revenue / Student (2000-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,214 $10,473
Southside Academy School District Spending / Student (2000-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Summit Academy Secondary - Youngstown (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Wilson Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Williamson Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Youngstown Williamson Elementary School
    58 Williamson Ave
    Youngstown , OH , 44507
    (330)744-7155
    0.3  mi  |  399  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Youngstown Summit Academy Secondary - Youngstown
    Special Education School
    Charter School
    1400 Oak Hill Ave
    Youngstown , OH , 44507
    (330)747-0950
    Special Education School
    Charter School
    0.4  mi  |  172  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Youngstown Youngstown Community School
    Charter School
    50 Essex St
    Youngstown , OH , 44502
    (330)746-2240
    Charter School
    0.6  mi  |  331  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Youngstown Wilson Middle School
    2725 Gibson St
    Youngstown , OH , 44502
    (330)744-8525
    1  mi  |  340  students  |  Gr.  6-7
  • Youngstown Mahoning Valley Opportunity Center
    Charter School
    496 Glenwood Ave
    Youngstown , OH , 44502
    (330)744-7656
    Charter School
    1.1  mi  |  136  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Did You Know?
Youngstown, OH 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 0.12, which is lower than the Ohio average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Youngstown is Paul C Bunn Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.