South Side High School
South Side High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:
- Category Attribute
- Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 20%)
South Side High School's student population of 1,358 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||1,358 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||75 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
South Side High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of South Side High School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (IN)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#1691 out of 1762 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||18:1||17:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Fort Wayne Community Schools School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to South Side High School is North Side High School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Thurgood Marshall Leadership Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairfield Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Fort Wayne Harrison Hill Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 666 students
355 S Cornell Cir
Fort Wayne, IN 46807
(260) 467-7000 0.6 PK-5 666
- Fort Wayne South Wayne Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 389 students
810 Cottage Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46807
(260) 467-8100 0.6 PK-5 389
- Fort Wayne Thurgood Marshall Leadership Academy Grades: K-8 | 157 students
2310 Weisser Park
Fort Wayne, IN 46803
(260) 755-0193 0.9 K-8 157
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