Southside Elementary School

  • Southside Elementary School serves 355 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

School Overview

  • Southside Elementary School's student population of 355 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students355 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southside Elementary School is 0.24, 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 (KY)
Overall School Rank#719 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
56%
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 public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Southside Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Southside Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
87%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Southside Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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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 public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.240.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarrison County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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