Southside High School

  • Southside High School serves 775 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Southside High School's student population of 775 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students775 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southside High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southside High School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#198 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
14%
9%
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Black
61%
34%
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White
17%
51%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.580.62
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Graduation Rate75-79%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenville 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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