PROFICIENCY 36% 4% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
39%Tallassee City

Southside Middle School is a school servicing grades 5 to 8 and is located in the district of "Tallassee City" in Tallassee, AL. There are a total of 578 students and 28 teachers at Southside Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 21 to 1. There are a total of 254 free lunch students and 37 reduced lunch students.

Southside Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 36.0%, which is 4% lower than the Alabama average.


Student/Teacher ratio21:1
Free lunch254
Reduced lunch37


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Southside Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Southside Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 68.3% 68.8% 57.4% 51.1%
African American 28.7% 27.2% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.7% 0.9% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.7% 1.9% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.1% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.7% 1.1% 1.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Tallassee High School37%0.7Tallassee, AL
Tallassee Elementary School43%1.3Tallassee, AL
Reeltown High School32%7.4Reeltown, AL
Dc Wolfe School27%8.6Shorter, AL
Eclectic Elementary School50%10.6Eclectic, AL
Eclectic Middle School37%10.7Eclectic, AL
Elmore Co High School47%10.8Eclectic, AL

Tallassee demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)5279291
Median age31.938.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%57%55%
Speak English96%95%79%
Speak Spanish1%3%13%

Education level achieved in Tallassee

Completed 8th grade79.3%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school77.8%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college44.3%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree21.6%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.2%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.6%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.7%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.0%1.3%
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Source: The Southside Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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