Southside High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (252)940-1881
  • Southside High School serves 444 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Southside High School operates within the Beaufort County s School District.
  • Beaufort County s School District's 77% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 444 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students444 students
Southside High School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender %Southside High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Southside High School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by GradeSouthside High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
Southside High School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Southside High School Asian Students (2001-2002)
Hispanic
7%
16%
Southside High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
39%
26%
Southside High School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
48%
50%
Southside High School White Students (2001-2015)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Southside High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSouthside High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.620.66
Southside High School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
56%
52%
Southside High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
5%
Southside High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Beaufort County s School District's student population of 7,182 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 93% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,246 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,813 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District NameBeaufort County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
1
Number of Students Managed7,182912
Beaufort County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate77%76%
Beaufort County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$67 MM$18 MM
Beaufort County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$71 MM$18 MM
Beaufort County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,246$10,864
Beaufort County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,813$10,591
Beaufort County s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  7/7/2009
The school is a newer school that is going into the 21st century. It has great teachers and a wonderful environment.
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