South Side Elementary School (Closed 2017)

500 South Vine Street
Bastrop, LA 71220
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • South Side Elementary School served 357 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 25-29% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 68%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 35-39% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 91% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students357 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of South Side Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
68%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Side Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Side Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
90%
44%
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White
9%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Side Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.180.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Side Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorehouse Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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