South Side Middle School

  • South Side Middle School serves 810 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • South Side Middle School's student population of 810 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students810 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Side Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Side Middle School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1913 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
11%
26%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
80%
44%
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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 Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.350.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Side Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameROCKVILLE CENTRE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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