Southside Middle School

  • Southside Middle School serves 781 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 18% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 14%.

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School Overview

  • Southside Middle School's student population of 781 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students781 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southside Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southside Middle School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.16. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NH)
Overall School Rank#455 out of 457 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
22%
5%
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Black
9%
2%
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White
57%
86%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southside Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score0.620.16
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
23%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southside Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManchester School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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