South Side School

  • South Side School serves 479 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • South Side School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • South Side School's student population of 479 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Side School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of South Side School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank#485 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
29%
25%
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Black
8%
13%
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White
58%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.580.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBristol School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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  • Bristol Bristol Central High School
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    2.1 miles
    632 King St.
    Bristol, CT 06010
    (860) 584-7876
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  • Bristol West Bristol School
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    2.3 miles
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    Bristol, CT 06010
    (860) 584-7815
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    Grades: PK-5 | 423 students
    2.5 miles
    90 West Washington St.
    Bristol, CT 06010
    (860) 584-7842
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  • Wolcott Alcott School
    Grades: PK-5 | 263 students
    2.6 miles
    1490 Woodtick Rd.
    Wolcott, CT 06716
    (203) 879-8160
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