Southside Primary School



Southside Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Southside Primary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 87
1 75
2 80
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 242 students in grades 1st through 12th. Southside Primary School is the 695th largest public school in Alabama and the 46,024th largest nationally. It has 12.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 242
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 19
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 46,024th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 695th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 15th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 607th out of 782

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Southside Primary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 125
(52%)
1,110
(54%)
 Female 117
(48%)
949
(46%)

Southside Primary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 240
(99%)
1,636
(79%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
11
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
16
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
392
(19%)

Southside Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 201
(83%)
1,443
(70%)
 Not Eligible 41
(17%)
616
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Southside Primary School is ranked 521st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Southside Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.9%. 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
2013 303
2014 264
2015 242

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
2013 11.7
2014 12.6
2015 12.7

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
2013 0.89438943894389
2014 0.84469696969697
2015 0.83057851239669

Compare Southside Primary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.0% 12.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 83.1%
 

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Public KG - 02 242 12.7:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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