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
6 148
7 135
8 127
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Southside Middle School is a public elementary school located in Albany, GA in the Dougherty County School District. It enrolls 410 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 10.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 410
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.5

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Southside Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 216
(53%)
5,919
(51%)
 Female 194
(47%)
5,662
(49%)

Southside Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 398
(97%)
10,144
(88%)
 White 6
(1%)
976
(8%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
110
(1%)
 Hispanic 2
(0%)
253
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
59
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
31
(0%)

Southside Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 371
(90%)
9,217
(80%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(6%)
625
(5%)
 Not Eligible 14
(3%)
1,739
(15%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Southside Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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.

Southside Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 512
2006 494
2007 522
2008 562
2009 526
2010 467
2011 435
2012 410

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 14.1
2007 15.4
2008 15.2
2009 13.6
2010 12.1
2011 12.1
2012 10.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.787109375
2006 0.8663967611336
2007 0.89463601532567
2008 0.91459074733096
2009 0.88783269961977
2010 0.89507494646681
2011 0.91724137931034
2012 0.96585365853659

Compare Southside Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,060.0% 10.6:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 96.6%
 

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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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