South Side Elementary School

1350 South Sherman St, Kendallville, IN 46755 | (260) 349-2200
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 458
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1350 S Sherman St, Kendallville, IN 46755
  • Principal or Admin: Nixon James
  • Fax: (260) 349-2210
  • Website: ss.eastnoble.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 458
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 26.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 223 (48.7%)
  • Females: 222 (48.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 48 (10.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 236 (51.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 284 (62.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
South Side Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.7%
Black--
Asian10.2%
Hispanic7015.3%
White37181.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For South Side Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten275.9%
Kindergarten6414.0%
1st Grade7616.6%
2nd Grade5912.9%
3rd Grade6714.6%
4th Grade6313.8%
5th Grade5211.4%
6th Grade5010.9%
Source: IN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that South Side Elementary School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on ISTEP+ state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

ISTEP+ - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201075.0%75.0%79.0%
200988.0%75.0%74.0%
 
Math Test
201083.0%76.0%75.0%
200982.0%70.0%72.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201081.0%73.0%77.0%
200982.0%78.0%73.0%
 
Math Test
201075.0%70.0%75.0%
200976.0%74.0%70.0%
 
Science Test
201066.0%68.0%75.0%
200980.0%76.0%71.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201078.0%75.0%71.0%
200965.0%75.0%70.0%
 
Math Test
201081.0%76.0%80.0%
200969.0%78.0%76.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201069.0%64.0%64.0%
200941.0%59.0%60.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201069.0%70.0%72.0%
 
Math Test
201078.0%78.0%77.0%
 
Science Test
201052.0%56.0%58.0%
 
Source: IN Department of Education 2009-2010

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