South Side Elementary School

  • South Side Elementary School serves 211 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 57%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • South Side Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 22%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • South Side Elementary School's student population of 211 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students211 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Side Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 316 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Side Elementary School is 0.40, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WY)
Overall School Rank#10 out of 316 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
3%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
23%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in South Side Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in South Side Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
74%
78%
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Two or more races
3%
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 WY.
Diversity Score0.400.27
This chart display the diversity score of South Side Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wyoming by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
10%
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 Wyoming by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashakie County #1 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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