South Side High School



South Side High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Side High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 221
10 175
11 188
12 181

South Side High School is a public high school of the Madison County School District located in Jackson, TN. It has 765 students in grades 9th through 12th. South Side High School is the 169th largest public high school in Tennessee and the 7,679th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.9 to 1.

Total Students: 765
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 55

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South Side High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 415
(54%)
1,997
(52%)
 Female 350
(46%)
1,869
(48%)

South Side High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 411
(54%)
1,233
(32%)
 Black 302
(39%)
2,345
(61%)
 Hispanic 40
(5%)
205
(5%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
34
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
45
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

South Side High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 464
(61%)
2,434
(63%)
 Not Eligible 301
(39%)
1,432
(37%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

South Side High School is ranked 144th out of 410 ranked schools in Tennessee, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Side High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 52.4%. 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.

South Side High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 851
2006 933
2007 870
2008 851
2009 796
2010 802
2011 813
2012 784
2013 749
2014 746
2015 765

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 16.4
2007 15.8
2008 14.4
2009 13
2010 12.9
2011 13.4
2012 13.2
2013 12.3
2014 13.1
2015 13.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.44372990353698
2007 0.50344827586207
2008 0.52643948296122
2009 0.57035175879397
2010 0.61720698254364
2011 0.59778597785978
2012 0.68112244897959
2013 0.67289719626168
2014 0.69034852546917
2015 0.60653594771242

Compare South Side High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,390.0% 13.9:1
 
1,487.3% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
This School 60.7%
 

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Public 09 - 12 765 13.9:1  
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