South Side High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#127
College Readiness Index
71.8
Math Proficiency
3.6
English Proficiency
3.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
12:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,149 Students
  • 94 Teachers

South Side High School
140 SHEPHERD ST
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, NY 11570

Phone: (516) 255-8944

District: Rockville Centre Union Free School District

Overview

South Side High School takes a traditional approach to classroom learning, but offers students an opportunity to excel via honors, Advanced Placement, and International Baccalaureate options. Students at South Side High School can explore student groups such as the engineering club and the military history club. Many South Side High graduates receive the New York State Regents Diploma with Advanced Designation, and students can earn college credit for some courses through Long Island University.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#127
State Rank
#23

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,149
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 25%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 14%
Full-Time Teachers 94

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 100%
Proficient in Math 100%
College Readiness Index 71.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 1,149
Proficient in English (district average) 100%
Proficient in Math (district average) 100%
College Readiness (district average) 71.8

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