Southside Middle School

200 East Howe Springs Rd, Florence, SC 29505 | (843) 664-8467
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Student Enrollment: 783
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 200 E. Howe Springs Road, Florence, SC 29505
  • Principal or Admin: Craig Washington
  • Fax: (843) 673-5766
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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: 783
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 56.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 422 (53.9%)
  • Females: 360 (46.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 49 (6.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 425 (54.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 474 (60.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Southside Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Southside Middle School
  Number Percent
7th Grade40451.6%
8th Grade37948.4%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 45%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:55%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 17 Years
  • Average Salary: $43,950
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Southside Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$31,14316%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$46,41384%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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