Southside Elementary School

  • Southside Elementary School serves 360 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Southside Elementary School's student population of 360 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students360 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southside Elementary School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#532 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
63%
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 Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
69%
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 Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
31%
6%
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Black
17%
44%
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White
51%
45%
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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 LA.
Diversity Score0.620.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLivingston Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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