Southside Middle School

Serves grades 7 - 8

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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
200 East Howe Springs Road
Florence, SC 29505
Phone
(843) 664-8467
District
FLORENCE 01
County
FLORENCE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
874
Classroom Teachers
60

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

3

(10 is best)

Better than 23.4% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

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

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 21 35
Proficiency in Reading 24 36
Proficiency in Math 17 34

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 32 38
Proficiency in Reading 32 40
Proficiency in Math 31.0 35

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.57
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.62
AVG FOR STATE 15.18
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 455 52.1%
Grade 8 419 47.9%
Total 874 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 49.1% 40.6% 53.3%
Black 46.8% 53.9% 35.2%
Hispanic 2.8% 3.2% 9.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 2.0% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 73.7% 66.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 71.3% 63.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 2.4% 3.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 99,654 5,024,369
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 338.2 165
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.2% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.5% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.1% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 14.8% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 37,832 1,871,307
Single Parent Households With Children 14.5% 11.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.4% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 25.9% 27.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.2% 7.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.0% 11.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.4% 11.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.6% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.0% 19.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.7% 17.1%
$15,000 or less 14.0% 14.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,664 $92,968,896 50.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,096 $17,989,744 9.8%
Staff $654 $10,734,756 5.9%
General Administration $38 $623,732 0.3%
School Administration $539 $8,847,146 4.8%
Operation $706 $11,588,284 6.3%
Transportation $427 $7,008,778 3.8%
Other $495 $8,124,930 4.4%
Total Support $3,955 $64,917,370 35.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,536 $25,211,904 13.8%
Total Expenditures $11,155 $183,098,170 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,533 $4,267,597,209 45.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $810 $624,827,308 6.7%
Staff $611 $471,133,701 5.0%
General Administration $103 $79,360,510 0.8%
School Administration $647 $498,964,119 5.3%
Operation $975 $752,315,821 8.0%
Transportation $436 $336,482,498 3.6%
Other $391 $301,661,896 3.2%
Total Support $3,974 $3,064,745,977 32.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,623 $2,023,206,067 21.6%
Total Expenditures $12,130 $9,355,634,652 100.0%
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%