Southside Elementary School

  • Southside Elementary School serves 474 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Southside Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Southside Elementary School's student population of 474 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students474 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southside Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southside Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#235 out of 1008 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
13%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
91%
60%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 AR.
Diversity Score0.170.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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 Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCabot School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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