Southside Academy Charter School

  • Southside Academy Charter School serves 680 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the New York state average of 48%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.

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School Overview

  • Southside Academy Charter School's student population of 680 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students680 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southside Academy Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southside Academy Charter School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)
15%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southside Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)
10%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southside Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Southside Academy Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
15%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Southside Academy Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
80%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Southside Academy Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
4%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Southside Academy Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Diversity Score0.370.71
This chart display the diversity score of Southside Academy Charter School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Southside Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southside Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthside Academy Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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