South High School

  • South High School serves 1,288 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 79% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 29%.

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School Overview

  • South High School's student population of 1,288 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,288 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South High School is 0.36, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#1630 out of 3,224 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
5%
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Black
13%
16%
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White
79%
71%
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.36n/a
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Graduation Rate
90%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
23%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilloughby-Eastlake City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Willoughby Willoughby Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 675 students
    0.2 miles
    36901 Ridge Rd
    Willoughby, OH 44094
    (440)975-3600
    0.2 6-8 675
  • Willoughby Edison Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 721 students
    0.8 miles
    5288 Karen Isle Dr
    Willoughby, OH 44094
    (440)942-2099
    0.8 K-5 721
  • Willoughby Northern Career Institute Vocational School
    Grades: 11-12 | 160 students
    1.2 miles
    25 Public Sq
    Willoughby, OH 44094
    (440)946-7085
    1.2 11-12 160
  • Eastlake Longfellow Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 498 students
    2.0 miles
    35200 Stevens Blvd
    Eastlake, OH 44095
    (440)975-3720
    2.0 K-5 498
  • Eastlake North High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1311 students
    2.3 miles
    34041 Stevens Blvd
    Eastlake, OH 44095
    (440)975-3666
    2.3 9-12 1311

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