South Side Elementary School

4949 State Route 151
Hookstown, PA 15050
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
South Side Elementary School serves 413 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
South Side Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

South Side Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

South Side Elementary School's student population of 413 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students413 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

South Side Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of South Side Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#925 out of 2820 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
n/a
11%
Black
n/a
15%
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White
98%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.040.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Side Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to South Side Elementary School is South Side High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is South Side Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hookstown South Side High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 346 students
    0.0 miles
    4949 State Route 151
    Hookstown, PA 15050
    (724) 573-9581
    0 9-12 346
  • Hookstown South Side Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 236 students
    0.0 miles
    4949 State Route 151
    Hookstown, PA 15050
    (724) 573-9581
    0 6-8 236
  • Midland Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School Charter School
    Math: 24% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 9,664 students
    4.7 miles
    652 Midland Ave
    Midland, PA 15059
    (724) 643-1180
    4.7 PK-12 9,664
  • Midland Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter School Charter School
    Math: 55% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-12 | 760 students
    5.0 miles
    One Lincoln Park
    Midland, PA 15059
    (724) 643-9004
    5 7-12 760
  • Midland Midland El/ms Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 280 students
    5.3 miles
    173 7th St
    Midland, PA 15059
    (724) 643-8650
    5.3 PK-12 280

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