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
5 141
6 146
7 129
8 135
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Southside Middle School is a public elementary school located in Tallassee, AL in the Tallassee City School District. It enrolls 551 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 20.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 551
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 27

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Southside Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 284
(52%)
672
(52%)
 Female 267
(48%)
620
(48%)

Southside Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 394
(72%)
895
(69%)
 Black 137
(25%)
334
(26%)
 Hispanic 13
(2%)
47
(4%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
6
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
8
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Southside Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 283
(51%)
696
(54%)
 Not Eligible 234
(42%)
518
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(6%)
78
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Southside Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.5%) is slightly 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 Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 598
2006 605
2007 606
2008 605
2009 606
2010 599
2011 625
2012 619
2013 598
2014 578
2015 551

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.7
2006 18.3
2007 16.4
2008 16.9
2009 15.5
2010 17.8
2011 19.8
2012 19.3
2013 22.1
2014 20.6
2015 20.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50167224080268
2006 0.47272727272727
2007 0.51320132013201
2008 0.48264462809917
2009 0.53465346534653
2010 0.49415692821369
2011 0.5504
2012 0.59773828756058
2013 0.55685618729097
2014 0.50346020761246
2015 0.57531760435572

Compare Southside Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
2,040.0% 20.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 57.5%
 

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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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