Southside High School

  • Southside High School serves 451 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Southside High School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Southside High School's student population of 451 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southside High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southside High School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#2070 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
11%
17%
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Black
38%
26%
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White
46%
49%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southside High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.640.46
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Graduation Rate80-84%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeaufort County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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    5.1 miles
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    6.9 miles
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  • Washington Eastern Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 642 students
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