Southside Family Charter School

  • Southside Family Charter School serves 117 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Southside Family Charter School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Southside Family Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Southside Family Charter School's student population of 117 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students117 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southside Family Charter School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Southside Family Charter School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank#467 out of 1793 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
16%
9%
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Black
22%
11%
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White
43%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
18%
5%
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Diversity Score0.720.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthside Family Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Southside Family Charter School is Watershed High School (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Field Community (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Watershed High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 54 students
    0.1 miles
    6541 16th Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55423
    (612) 871-4363
    0.1 9-12 54
  • Minneapolis Field Community
    Grades: 5-8 | 511 students
    0.2 miles
    4645 4th Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55419
    (612) 668-3640
    0.2 5-8 511
  • Minneapolis Folwell Arts Magnet Magnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 851 students
    0.6 miles
    3611 20th Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55407
    (612) 668-4550
    0.6 PK-8 851
  • Minneapolis Justice Page Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 843 students
    0.7 miles
    1 West 49th St
    Minneapolis, MN 55419
    (612) 668-4040
    0.7 6-8 843
  • Minneapolis Mps Metro Sj Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 38 students
    0.7 miles
    1121 E 46th St
    Minneapolis, MN 55407
    (612) 668-4782
    0.7 K-12 38

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