Southside Primary School

3104 Old Montgomery Hwy
Selma, AL 36703
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Southside Primary School serves 233 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Southside Primary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Southside Primary School's student population of 233 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students233 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Southside Primary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Southside Primary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Southside Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
96%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Southside Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Southside Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southside Primary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.080.59
This chart display the diversity score of Southside Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Southside Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southside Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDallas County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Southside Primary School is Phoenix School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tipton Durant Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bruce K Craig Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Selma Bruce K Craig Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 275 students
    0.3 miles
    Building 108 Craig Ind Park
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 875-7937
    0.3 3-5 275
  • Selma Tipton Durant Middle School Math: 14% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 212 students
    1.8 miles
    2500 Tipton St
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 872-8080
    1.8 6-8 212
  • Selma Phoenix School Alternative School
    Grades: 4-11
    3.0 miles
    501 Plant St
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1718
    3 4-11 n/a
  • Selma Sophia P Kingston Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 142 students
    3.6 miles
    2224 Selma Ave
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1635
    3.6 K-5 142
  • Selma Clark Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 351 students
    3.7 miles
    405 Lawrence St
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1630
    3.7 PK-5 351

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