Southside Elementary School

200 W Tulsa St
Siloam Springs, AR 72761
(School attendance zone shown in map)
8/
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Top 30%
Serving 683 students in grades 3-4, Southside Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%).
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-4
  • Enrollment: 683 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Top 30% in AR
  • : 53% (Top 20%)
  • : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Southside Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Southside Elementary School's student population of 683 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-4
Total Students
683 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Southside Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Southside Elementary School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
#295 out of 993 schools
(Top 30%)
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53%
36%
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36%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
13:1
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American Indian
5%
n/a
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
34%
14%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
50%
59%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.63
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Southside Elementary School's ranking?
Southside Elementary School is ranked #295 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Arkansas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
53% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 36% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Southside Elementary School?
683 students attend Southside Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Southside Elementary School students are White, 34% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are American Indian, 3% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Southside Elementary School?
Southside Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Southside Elementary School offer ?
Southside Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-4
What school district is Southside Elementary School part of?
Southside Elementary School is part of Siloam Springs School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-4
  • Enrollment: 683 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 53% (Top 20%)
  • : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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