Southside Primary School



Southside Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Southside Primary School Students by Grade
PK 52
K 114
1 96
2 81
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Southside Primary School is a public elementary school located in Selma, AL in the Dallas County School District. It enrolls 343 students in grades 1st through 12th. Southside Primary School is the 565th largest public school in Alabama and the 37,314th largest nationally. It has 11.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 343
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,314th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 565th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 162nd out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 496th out of 783

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Southside Primary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 178
(52%)
1,141
(53%)
 Female 165
(48%)
1,015
(47%)

Southside Primary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 340
(99%)
1,698
(79%)
 White 1
(0%)
432
(20%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
14
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Southside Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 283
(83%)
1,776
(82%)
 Not Eligible 59
(17%)
313
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 1
(0%)
67
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Southside Primary School is ranked 397th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Southside Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 60.8%. 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 Primary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 374
2006 353
2007 317
2008 345
2009 307
2010 297
2011 270
2012 343

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.9
2006 12
2007 11.7
2008 14.6
2009 12.3
2010 N/A
2011 10.8
2012 11.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.97593582887701
2006 0.97733711048159
2007 0.96529968454259
2008 0.89275362318841
2009 0.90228013029316
2010 0.9023569023569
2011 0.87777777777778
2012 0.82798833819242

Compare Southside Primary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,180.0% 11.8:1
 
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 
This School 82.8%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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