South Side Elementary School

Tel: (724)628-5682
Grades: KG-6

300 students

South Side Elementary School serves 300 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
South Side Elementary School operates within the Connellsville Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 300 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 300 students
South Side Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
South Side Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade South Side Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
South Side Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
9%
South Side Elementary School Hispanic (1995-2013)
White
94%
70%
South Side Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
5%
2%
All Ethnic Groups South Side Elementary School Sch Ethnicity South Side Elementary 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.
0.11 0.24
South Side Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
n/a
36%
South Side Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
n/a
5%
South Side Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,150 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Connellsville Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 5,150 1,528
Connellsville Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $66 MM $21 MM
District Spending $69 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,591 $12,476
Connellsville Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,258 $11,944
Connellsville Area   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Connellsville Area Career & Technical Ce High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Connellsville Area Junior High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Zachariah Connell Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ConnellsvilleZachariah Connell Elementary School
    215 Falls Ave
    ConnellsvillePA 15425
    (724)628-4497
    1.1 mi | 361 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • ConnellsvilleConnellsville Area Career & Technical Ce High School
    Vocational School
    720 Locust St
    ConnellsvillePA 15425
    (724)626-0236
    Vocational School

    1.2 mi | 240 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ConnellsvilleConnellsville Area Junior High School
    Locust St Extension
    ConnellsvillePA 15425
    (724)628-8910
    1.2 mi | 804 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • ConnellsvilleConnellsville Area Senior High School
    201 Falcon Dr
    ConnellsvillePA 15425
    (724)628-1350
    1.3 mi | 1319 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ConnellsvilleConnellsville Junior High School West
    215 Falls Ave
    ConnellsvillePA 15425
    (724)628-4497
    1.6 mi | 502 students | Gr. 7-9                      

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