Northside Elementary School

  • Northside Elementary School serves 635 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Northside Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%.

Top Placements

Northside Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Northside Elementary School's student population of 635 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students635 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Northside Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northside Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,130 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northside Elementary School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank
29%
32%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
18%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
69%
52%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.490.42
This chart display the diversity score of Northside Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOconee 01 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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