School Details

Southside Elementary School

106 Education Dr, Cynthiana, KY 41031
(859) 234-7120
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 368 students 16 students/teacher (KY avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

46%
40%
46%
63%
50%
54%

Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (KPREP)

Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2013-2014, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.
  • This school in 2014
  • Harrison County School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

55%
53%
52%
45%
44%
49%
58%
57%
54%
77%
70%
71%

Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (KPREP)

Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2013-2014, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.
  • This school in 2014
  • Harrison County School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

59%
52%
53%
57%
57%
56%
66%
64%
58%
17%
29%
39%

Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (KPREP)

Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, and continuing in 2013-2014, Kentucky used the Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (K-PREP) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and mathematics, 4 and 7 in science, 5 and 8 in social studies, 5, 6, 8, 10, and 11 in writing, and 4, 6, and 10 in language mechanics. The K-PREP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky.
  • This school in 2014
  • Harrison County School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

77%
44%
46%
76%
71%
66%
86%
72%
71%
52%
63%
60%
70%
67%
41%

Kentucky Core Content Tests (KCCT)

In 2010-2011 Kentucky used the Kentucky Core Content Tests (KCCT) to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 through 12 in reading, social studies, science, writing, and math. The Elementary School results displayed on GreatSchools profiles are for grades 3 through 5 combined for each subject. Middle School results are for grades 6 though 8 combined, and High School results are for grades 10 though 12 combined. The KCCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2014
  • Harrison County School District average
  • Kentucky state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Southside Elementary School is a public elementary school in Cynthiana. 368 students attend Southside Elementary School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 65% of the 368 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Southside Elementary School is 16:1. Second Chance Program Alternative School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 92% 93%
Hispanic 4% 3%
Multiracial 2% 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.3% 0%
Asian 0.3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 65% 55%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (11 years ago)

    Overall good school. Very satisfied with parent involvment. Sometimes too strict discipline for kindergarden class. Expectation seems to be that a small child be expected to sit quitely all day without interuptions. This is a little too much to expect. A child is supposed to be a child.

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(based on 3 ratings & reviews)

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  • Principal leadership
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