Southside Academy (Closed 2012)

Southside Academy served 137 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 90% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 59%.
Southside Academy operated within the Baltimore City School District.
The school district's 61% graduation rate was lower than the MD state average of 87%.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 137 students
Southside Academy Total Students (1999-2013)
Gender % Southside Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Southside Academy Total Teachers (1999-2013)
Students by Grade Southside Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Southside Academy Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2013)
Black
90%
35%
Southside Academy Black Students (1999-2013)
White
10%
41%
Southside Academy White Students (2002-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Southside Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD 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.
0.18 0.39
Southside Academy Diversity Score (2002-2013)
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.
75%
38%
Southside Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2013)
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.
1%
6%
Southside Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

School District Name Baltimore City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
195
26
Number of Students Managed 84,730 15,824
Baltimore City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 61% 87%
Baltimore City School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $1,348 MM $243 MM
Baltimore City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,365 MM $239 MM
Baltimore City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,263 $14,280
Baltimore City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,470 $14,036
Baltimore City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is New Era Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Era Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Era Academy (0 miles away)
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