Southside School

  • Southside School serves 278 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Montana state average of 21%.

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School Overview

  • Southside School's student population of 278 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southside School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southside School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank#500 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
71%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
4%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
12%
79%
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Two or more races
14%
3%
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Diversity Score0.470.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southside School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWolf Point Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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  • Wolf Point Northside School
    Grades: 4-6 | 183 students
    0.6 miles
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  • Wolf Point Frontier School
    Grades: PK-6 | 122 students
    3.8 miles
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    (406)653-2501
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  • Circle Prairie Elk Colony School
    Grades: PK-8 | 8 students
    8.6 miles
    1438 Highway 528
    Circle, MT 59215
    (406)525-3438
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  • Frazer Frazer Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 65 students
    18.8 miles
    325 6th Street
    Frazer, MT 59225
    (406)695-2241
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