Southside Elementary School

3310 Old Louisville Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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1/
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Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Southside Elementary School serves 404 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Southside Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Southside Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Southside Elementary School's student population of 404 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students404 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Southside Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Southside Elementary School is 0.28, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2030 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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4%
Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
84%
37%
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White
12%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score
0.280.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Southside Elementary School is Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dorothy Hains Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Augusta Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center Alternative School
    Grades: 8-9 | 4 students
    0.5 miles
    3485 Mike Padgett Hwy
    Augusta, GA 30906
    (706) 771-7854
    0.5 8-9 4
  • Augusta Augusta Youth Development Campus Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 8-12 | 61 students
    0.5 miles
    3481 Mike Padgett Hwy
    Augusta, GA 30906
    (706) 792-7521
    0.5 8-12 61
  • Augusta Dorothy Hains Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 608 students
    0.5 miles
    1820 Windsor Spring Rd
    Augusta, GA 30906
    (706) 796-4918
    0.5 PK-5 608
  • Augusta Butler High School Math: 5% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 911 students
    1.1 miles
    2011 Lumpkin Rd
    Augusta, GA 30906
    (706) 796-4959
    1.1 9-12 911
  • Augusta Rollins Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 351 students
    1.2 miles
    2160 Mura Dr
    Augusta, GA 30906
    (706) 796-4972
    1.2 PK-5 351

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