2017-18 Profile*

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Southside High

6630 Frontage at White Horse Rd
Greenville , SC 29605-3300
Telephone: (864) 355-8700
Fax: (864) 355-8798
www.greenville.k12.sc.us/southside/

Grades: 9th - 12th Grade

Enrollment: 731

School Location: I-85 Frontage Road between Augusta Road and White Horse Road

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Principal: Andre M. Dukes
Email: adukes@greenville.k12.sc.us

Awards and Honors

  • 15- AP Scholars
  • 2 - AP Scholars with Honors
  • 19- AP Scholars with Distinction
  • 7- National AP Scholars
  • Students received a perfect math SAT score- 1
  • Students received perfect Score on ACT-1
  • Students received a Reading Perfect SAT Score-4
  • 100% Diploma Passage Senior IB Diploma Candidate
  • 32 Senior IB Certificate Candidates
  • 8 National Merit Finalists
  • 9 National Merit Semi-Finalists
  • JROTC
    • AFJROTC Awarded the Distinguished Unit award (Top 10% of all units)
    • Cadet Awarded Westpoint Leadership Award
    • Received the Outstanding Community Service Award 
  • Academic Team
    • 7 Regular Season Championships (with wins in 7 of 9 competitions entered including Harvard University, Clemson University, North Greenville University, Dorman (thrice), and Greenville County Scholastic Scoreboard)
    • 5th Place at Ezell-Harding in Nashville, TN & 4th Place at Walton High School in Atlanta, GA
    • NAQT National Championship Tournament in Atlanta (finishing 5th out of 306 teams from around the country (and world))
    • PACE National Scholastic Championship in Chicago, IL (finishing 19th overall and winning our second consecutive Small School National Championship)
  • Speech and Debate
    • Southside High named A National School of Excellence in Speech and Debate two years in a row.
    • National Champion in Dynamic Competition … Speech and Debate
  • World Languages
    • National Spanish Exam 2017 Winners
    • 2 Gold Medal Winners:
    • 1 Silver Medal Winner:
    • 5 Bronze Medal Winners:
    • 2016-2017 National Beta School of Merit
  •  BETA
    • National Winner:   1st Place Speech Division II
    • National Top 10 – Spanish Division II
    • National Top 10 – Technology Competition
    • State Winner – 1st Place Speech Division II
    • State Winner – 1st Place Technology
    • State Winner – 1st Place Spotlight on Service
    • State Winner – 2nd Place Advertising Design
    • State Winner – 3rd Place Spanish Division II
    • State Winner – 3rd Place Robotics
  • Football:
    • 4- All-Region Players
  • Men's Basketball:
    • 3- All Region 2 AAA 
    • Region 2 Player of the Year
    • 3A  All-State
    • All County 1st team
    • Greenville County All-Star
    • PAA All-Star
    • All Greenville County
    • Steve Beasley - Region Coach of the Year
    • Steve Beasley - SCACA State Coach of the Year
    • Southside AAA State Champions Basketball
    • Cross Country:
    • 2- All Region XC:
    • 1-All State XC:
    • Numerous Scholarships
    • Last year was the first time boys and girls qualified for state.
  • Women's Soccer:
    • 3-All Region Soccer

LAST YEAR,4 SHS IB STUDENTS EARNED A PERFECT SCORE ON SAT READING & 1 EARNED A PERFECT SCORE IN MATH.

SHS IB STUDENTS HAVE BEEN ACCEPTED TO THE FOLLOWING COLLEGES & UNIVERISTIES IN THE PAST 5 YEARS

  • Harvard University
  • Massachusetts
  • Institute of Technology
  • Tulane University
  • Duke University
  • University of Notre Dame
  • Northwestern University
  • Yale University
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Georgetown University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Wake Forest University
  • Bryn Mawr College
  • Emory University
  • USC Honors College
  • U.S. Naval Academy
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • College of William & Mary
  • Clemson University
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For a closer look...

For more in-depth information on this school including programs, course offerings, extracurricular activities, and more - visit www.greenville.k12.sc.us/southside/

If you would like information about the School Report Card rating, visit the State Department of Education Website, http://ed.sc.gov/data/report-cards/ or for more detailed testing information, visit http://ed.sc.gov/data/state-assessments/.

For more information, call INFOLine at 864-355-3100, visit our website at www.greenville.k12.sc.us, or watch The Schools Channel (Charter Cable Channels 14 and 99).

*Note: School Information is Revised Annually by December 1.