Southside Elementary

Overview

Student Enrollment
238
Best Elementary School in California
#657
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades Kindergarten to 9th grade
School District Southside Elementary
Type Public
 Phone (831)637-4439
 Location 4991 S.side Rd.
Hollister, CA 95023
Charter School No

Southside Elementary has an academic rating well above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 657th in the best public elementary schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Southside Elementary student body is mainly Hispanic with a significant Multiracial population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White5.5%13
Black0%0
Hispanic53.8%128
Asian Pacific0.4%1
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.4%1
Two or more races39.9%95

Family Income

vs. other California elementary schools
Upper 27.9%

30.7% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California elementary school median of 57.8%. By this measure, Southside Elementary students are largely upper-middle income and rank 1596th in California for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Kindergarten25
1st Grade20
2nd Grade27
3rd Grade19
4th Grade27
5th Grade28
6th Grade35
7th Grade30
8th Grade27
Total238

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
64%
Rank in California
657th
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Southside Elementary scored an average 64% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is well above the state elementary school median of 34% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 12.6% of California elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls55% to 59%*75% to 79%*
Boys60% to 64%*65% to 69%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*suppressed*
Black--
Hispanic45% to 49%*60% to 64%*
Multiracial--
White50% or more*50% or more*
With Disabilitesless than 50%*50% or more*
Limited English21% to 39%*40% to 59%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate9%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate9%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students15%35
Boys18.2%22
Girls11.6%13
California Median0%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students6%14
Boys8.3%10
Girls3.3%4

Location

Southside Elementary
4991 S.side Rd.
Hollister, CA
95023
(831)637-4439

9 out of 10 1

District

Southside Elementary
Hollister, CA