Southside High School

Tel: (252)940-1881
Grades 9-12
401 students
Southside High School serves 401 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Southside High School operates within the Beaufort County s School District.
Beaufort County s School District's 77% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 401 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 401 students
Southside High School Total Students (2002-2014)
Gender % Southside High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Southside High School Total Teachers (2002-2014)
Students by Grade Southside High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
Southside High School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Hispanic
7%
15%
Southside High School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
37%
26%
Southside High School Black Students (2002-2014)
White
50%
51%
Southside High School White Students (2002-2014)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Southside High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.61 0.65
Southside High School Diversity Score (2002-2014)
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.
56%
47%
Southside High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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.
9%
7%
Southside High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Beaufort County s School District's student population of 7,003 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,201 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Beaufort County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
1
Number of Students Managed 7,003 834
Beaufort County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 77% 76%
Beaufort County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $67 MM n/a
Beaufort County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $71 MM n/a
Beaufort County s School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,201 n/a
Beaufort County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,766 n/a
Beaufort County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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    (252)946-3881
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    5.1 miles
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    ChocowinityNC 27817
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    6.9 miles
    820 North Bridge St
    WashingtonNC 27899
    (252)946-5382
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    7 miles
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    7.1 miles
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The school is a newer school that is going into the 21st century. It has great teachers and a wonderful environment.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 07/07/09

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