South Side 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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
140 Shepherd St
Rockville Centre, NY 11570
Phone
(516) 255-8944
District
ROCKVILLE CENTRE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
NASSAU COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1102
Classroom Teachers
97

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

8

(10 is best)

Better than 78.6% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

South Side High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 88 72
Proficiency in Reading 98 79
Proficiency in Math 78 65

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.38
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.81
AVG FOR STATE 17.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 286 26.0%
Grade 10 260 23.6%
Grade 11 278 25.2%
Grade 12 252 22.9%
Total 1102 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 77.4% 78.7% 45.1%
Black 7.2% 6.3% 17.7%
Hispanic 11.9% 12.4% 26.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.5% 2.5% 9.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 14.6% 13.0% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.6% 11.3% 34.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.0% 1.7% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 22,793 19,542,209
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 8,076.0 412
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.0% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.2% 34.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.2% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 17.6% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,645 7,189,693
Single Parent Households With Children 9.0% 10.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.8% 86.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 58.9% 35.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 35.4% 16.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.2% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.9% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 9.6% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.3% 15.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.1% 13.4%
$15,000 or less 6.5% 12.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $20,318 $71,783,494 57.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,661 $5,868,313 4.7%
Staff $1,177 $4,158,341 3.3%
General Administration $547 $1,932,551 1.5%
School Administration $1,194 $4,218,402 3.4%
Operation $1,755 $6,200,415 4.9%
Transportation $1,111 $3,925,163 3.1%
Other $749 $2,646,217 2.1%
Total Support $8,194 $28,949,402 23.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,971 $24,628,543 19.6%
Total Expenditures $35,482 $125,357,906 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $15,970 $59,254,908,392 60.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $510 $1,891,198,689 1.9%
Staff $414 $1,534,327,757 1.6%
General Administration $269 $996,880,601 1.0%
School Administration $715 $2,653,908,303 2.7%
Operation $1,883 $6,987,299,924 7.1%
Transportation $1,211 $4,493,914,443 4.6%
Other $586 $2,174,575,231 2.2%
Total Support $5,588 $20,732,154,849 21.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,893 $18,154,010,675 18.5%
Total Expenditures $26,450 $98,141,082,849 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%