Southside High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
7975 Us Highway 80 E
Selma, AL 36701
Phone
(334) 872-0518
District
DALLAS COUNTY
County
DALLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
324
Classroom Teachers
25

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Alabama

1

(10 is best)

Better than 1.8% of AL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Southside High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 7 42
Proficiency in Reading 8 42
Proficiency in Math 6 42

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.85
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.02
AVG FOR STATE 17.56
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 81 25.0%
Grade 10 81 25.0%
Grade 11 83 25.6%
Grade 12 79 24.4%
Total 324 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.3% 21.9% 55.6%
Black 99.4% 76.7% 33.1%
Hispanic 0.3% 1.0% 8.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.4% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 91.0% 78.0% 55.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 88.9% 74.8% 49.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.2% 3.2% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 21,225 4,887,871
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 21.7 96
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.1% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.6% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.7% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 17.4% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,540 1,860,269
Single Parent Households With Children 15.4% 11.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 81.4% 85.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 12.8% 24.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.3% 8.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.6% 11.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.0% 11.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.1% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.9% 18.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.3% 17.4%
$15,000 or less 18.7% 15.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,571 $17,520,795 49.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $828 $2,604,060 7.3%
Staff $733 $2,305,285 6.4%
General Administration $392 $1,232,840 3.4%
School Administration $685 $2,154,325 6.0%
Operation $941 $2,959,445 8.3%
Transportation $1,006 $3,163,870 8.8%
Other $162 $509,490 1.4%
Total Support $4,747 $14,929,315 41.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,059 $3,330,555 9.3%
Total Expenditures $11,378 $35,783,810 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,466 $4,043,398,539 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $603 $446,336,991 5.6%
Staff $404 $298,535,726 3.7%
General Administration $246 $181,980,736 2.3%
School Administration $599 $442,778,073 5.5%
Operation $892 $659,748,374 8.2%
Transportation $486 $359,720,494 4.5%
Other $227 $167,650,576 2.1%
Total Support $3,456 $2,556,609,550 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,936 $1,431,942,391 17.8%
Total Expenditures $10,858 $8,031,926,229 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%