School Details

South Side Elementary School

1011 Southwest Avenue, Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 434-5290
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-4 449 students 15 students/teacher (TN avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

67%
70%
57%
48%
56%
44%
67%
74%
68%
94%
91%
84%

Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2013-2014 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2014
  • Johnson City School District average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

66%
66%
48%
66%
66%
49%
60%
70%
57%
90%
92%
87%

Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2013-2014 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2014
  • Johnson City School District average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

67%
70%
50%
57%
65%
50%
64%
77%
64%
92%
91%
85%

Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP)

In 2013-2014 Tennessee used the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Achievement Test to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading/language arts, math, science and social studies. The TCAP is a standards-based test that measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2014
  • Johnson City School District average
  • Tennessee state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

South Side Elementary School is a public elementary school in Johnson City. The principal of South Side Elementary School is Ann Littleford and can be contacted at littleforda@JCSCHOOLS.ORG. 449 students attend South Side Elementary School and identify mostly as Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 63% of the 449 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at South Side Elementary School is 15:1. University School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting

Languages Taught

  • Mandarin
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Basketball
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 9% 7%
Black, non-Hispanic 8% 11%
White, non-Hispanic 78% 78%
Multiracial 4% 2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 2%
Asian 2% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 63% 49%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (8 years ago)

    Great school. Two of my children have gone there. A third on his way. The new principal makes a huge difference in the over all feeling of the school.

  • (9 years ago)

    Good academic school emphasizing on math and reading. Small school with the population of 350 students. The a ratio of 1 18 on average. Faculties are excellent. Somewhat diverse population. Great parents involvement. Situated in a nice neighborhood area.

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Overall score

(based on 6 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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