Southside Elementary School

  • Southside Elementary School serves 236 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Southside Elementary School's student population of 236 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students236 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southside Elementary School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#1203 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
56%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
18%
24%
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Two or more races
26%
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 CA.
Diversity Score0.590.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthside Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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