South Side Elementary School

South Side Elementary School serves 304 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 31%.
South Side Elementary School operates within the Connellsville Area School District.

School Overview

The student population of 304 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 304 students
South Side Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % South Side Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
South Side Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade South Side Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.09 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 (1987-2014)
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.
0.09 0.24
South Side Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
53%
38%
South Side Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
4%
5%
South Side Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,456 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,522 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,268 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 50% over four years.
School District Name Connellsville Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 4,456 1,514
Connellsville Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $66 MM $21 MM
Connellsville Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $75 MM $20 MM
Connellsville Area   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,522 $12,967
Connellsville Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,268 $12,300
Connellsville Area   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 West Crawford Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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