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6-8
Public
Denham Springs, LA
Students enrolled: 466

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P O Box 907
Denham Springs, LA 70726

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(225) 664-4221
(225) 664-3307
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Map of Southside Junior High School address.

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March 06, 2013
I love this school! Mr. Williams is an amazing principle! He is doing a better job than Ms. Holmes and there education is the best!

- submitted by a parent
no rating May 03, 2010
I have had three sons go through this school and I believe that they were well prepared for High School. Two are now working for a living and still take time to return to the school for extra activities. The last one is about to leave the school for High school and seems to be very prepared for it. Time again will tell just how prepared he was but my feelings are this is a great school if you are interested in your child learning. If you just want your child to get through then this may not be the school for you.

- submitted by a parent
no rating August 21, 2009
I am on my second child going through this school. With my first child, the school was ran by Mr. Murphy. Not only did he do an excellent job of running this school, he got to know the kids and had their respect. My second child has had the unfortunate pleasure of Ms. Holmes. The organization and safety that was once taken for granted is no longer. I have had nothing but problems!!!! In an attempt to put her mark on the school there are constant changes not always for the better, not always consistant and not always with notice. There seems to be more interest in the number of stitches on the uniform pants than the education of the students.

- submitted by a parent
no rating August 10, 2009
I have had alot of problems with the teachers and staff at Southside Junior High. Mrs Williams!!!!! This school is on a power trip and I am far from impressed.

- submitted by a parent
July 31, 2009
it is a great school.my children'd grade were better there then any other school.

- submitted by a parent
July 27, 2009
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- submitted by a parent
January 14, 2009
i really love this school even though they have lots of rules.. but they r all 4 our safty... alll the teachers r wonderfulll..... i really love all the stfe that teachesr even helps us.. thanks, brandi messina... 6th grade mrs.davis's home roomm....!!!! i love all yalll..

- submitted by a student
November 11, 2008
This school has one of the best Veterans programs that I know of. I have attened the last three by the invitation of my Grand Daughter. Mrs. Holmes & her staff does a wonderful job on the Veterans day.

- submitted by a community member
August 12, 2008
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- submitted by a student
May 14, 2008
this school is the best. i dont go here anymore but i wish i did. everything about it is outstanding !!!

- submitted by a student
no rating March 10, 2008
I love this school Mrs.Holmes is so polite and so are all the other teachers im in the symphonic band and i love it :D Kayla Hemlin

- submitted by a student
no rating July 20, 2007
Southside Junior high is an excellent school with plenty of teacher and parent involvement. They have an oustanding extracurricular program and are very interested in the children individually. I was able to track the progress of my children, which was a plus as we were new to the area and the school. The teachers were very supportive and communicated with me on my childrens progress throughoug the school year. I only wish they could continue to attend. All in all, a decision I do not regret making. Robin Sharpe

- submitted by a parent
June 26, 2007
Gosh, how I wish my daughter could continue on to 9th grade @ SSJH, after seeing 'reviews' for DS Freshman High! haha! I'm leery but will step forward with a positive attitude... Thank you to SSJH teachers for being so wonderful in preparing my daughter for HS & taking extra time out with each individual as if they are the only child in the classroom! This school is so very organized, considering... We'll certainly miss SSJH!!!

- submitted by a parent
June 20, 2007
I go their im now going to seventh grade. Mrs.Holms our princepil is great. But I really licked Mrs.Clark, our reading teacher in sixth grsde

- submitted by a student
August 21, 2006
Southside Junior High School is a well put together kind of school... I love it so much I love being there and I love learning there and I mostly love seeing my friends there. Each and everyday we all learn something new.

- submitted by a student
April 15, 2006
A great school it is preparing our children for high school and beyound and doing a great job. Having two cildren go through the school then on to denham high i am very excited about the things southside does with the children i do think they need a few more extracircular activities for the children maybe a dance team and choir or something

- submitted by a parent
November 29, 2004
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- submitted by a student
February 17, 2004
I think this is the best school. My children are very happy here. The teachers are the best and really enjoy their job. The school is always clean and everyone is polite. I feel like it is a very safe school also. The principal is very active in everything that goes on at the school.

- submitted by a parent
August 26, 2003
The Teacher's are great with the kids. They seem too always have time for you or your child and it is a very safe school. I love it and so does my child. Thank's southside.

- submitted by a parent
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Southside Junior High School
P O Box 907, Denham Springs, LA  70726
(225) 664-4221
Last modified Southside Junior High School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Southside Junior High School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 19 reviews. Top