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
9 207
10 196
11 187
12 194

South Side High School is a public high school of the Madison County School District located in Jackson, TN. It has 784 students in grades 9th through 12th. South Side High School is the 162nd largest public high school in Tennessee and the 7,401st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.2 to 1.

Total Students: 784
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 59.5

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South Side High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 425
(54%)
1,913
(51%)
 Female 359
(46%)
1,812
(49%)

South Side High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 459
(59%)
1,234
(33%)
 Black 285
(36%)
2,252
(60%)
 Hispanic 32
(4%)
155
(4%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
45
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
27
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
4
(0%)

South Side High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 463
(59%)
2,317
(62%)
 Not Eligible 250
(32%)
1,051
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 71
(9%)
357
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

South Side High School is ranked 109th out of 0 ranked schools in Tennessee, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Side High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.1%) is higher than the state average of 51.6%. 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

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

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

Compare South Side High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,320.0% 13.2:1
 
1,450.6% 14.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.6%
 
This School 68.1%
 

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