Southside Elementary School

  • Southside Elementary School serves 552 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Southside Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Southside Elementary School's student population of 552 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students552 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Southside Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Southside Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Southside Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southside Elementary School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southside Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southside Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
32%
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Black
35%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Southside Elementary School and the percentage of Black students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
63%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Southside Elementary School and the percentage of White students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Southside Elementary School and the percentage of students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.490.46
This chart display the diversity score of Southside Elementary School and the average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Southside Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southside Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBradford School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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