Southside Middle School



Southside Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Southside Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 466
8 423
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Southside Middle School is a public high school of the Florence 01 School District located in Florence, SC. It has 889 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.3 to 1.

Total Students: 889
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 58

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Southside Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 481
(54%)
3,552
(51%)
 Female 408
(46%)
3,460
(49%)

Southside Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 425
(48%)
3,503
(50%)
 White 413
(46%)
3,033
(43%)
 Hispanic 23
(3%)
170
(2%)
 Two or More 19
(2%)
130
(2%)
 Asian 9
(1%)
156
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Southside Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 520
(58%)
3,487
(50%)
 Not Eligible 305
(34%)
3,107
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 64
(7%)
418
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Southside Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.7%) is higher than the state average of 51.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Southside Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 874
2006 841
2007 862
2008 776
2009 782
2010 820
2011 823
2012 889

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.9
2006 8.3
2007 13.9
2008 12.5
2009 13.8
2010 15
2011 14.7
2012 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.59839816933638
2006 0.59690844233056
2007 0.61600928074246
2008 0.5979381443299
2009 0.60613810741688
2010 0.64512195121951
2011 0.65006075334143
2012 0.65691788526434

Compare Southside Middle School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,468.1% 14.7:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.1%
 
This School 65.7%
 

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Public 07 - 08 889 15.3:1  
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Public 09 - 12 1,148 14:1 7 miles
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