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
7 417
8 397
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 814 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.9 to 1.

Total Students: 814
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 63

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Southside Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 414
(51%)
3,496
(50%)
 Female 400
(49%)
3,511
(50%)

Southside Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 392
(48%)
3,573
(51%)
 White 372
(46%)
2,931
(42%)
 Hispanic 26
(3%)
179
(3%)
 Two or More 16
(2%)
137
(2%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
168
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
13
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Southside Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 454
(56%)
3,441
(49%)
 Not Eligible 313
(38%)
3,217
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 47
(6%)
349
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Southside Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.7%. 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
2013 865
2014 844
2015 814

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
2013 15.4
2014 13.7
2015 12.9

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
2013 0.67976878612717
2014 0.66113744075829
2015 0.61547911547912

Compare Southside Middle School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,290.0% 12.9:1
 
1,489.4% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 53.7%
 
This School 61.5%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Southside Middle School
Florence, SC
Public 07 - 08 814 12.9:1  
South Florence High School
Florence, SC
Public 09 - 12 1,641 18.5:1 1 miles
Florence Christian School
Florence, SC
Private PK - 12 628 14:1 2 miles
Maranatha Christian School
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Private PK - 12 286 13:1 5 miles
Williams Middle School
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Public 07 - 08 662 13:1 6 miles
West Florence High School
Florence, SC
Public 09 - 12 1,803 17.9:1 6 miles
Henry L. Sneed Middle School
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Public 07 - 08 890 16.2:1 6 miles
The King'S Academy
Florence, SC
Private PK - 12 365 10:1 6 miles
Wilson High School
Florence, SC
Public 09 - 12 1,197 14.8:1 7 miles
Timmonsville High School
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Public 09 - 12 204 11.3:1 10 miles
Trinity Collegiate School
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Private 07 - 12 224 9:1 12 miles
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