Panama High School

Panama High School serves 278 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Panama High School operates within the Panama Central School District.
The school district's 82% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 278 students has declined by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 278 students
Panama High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Panama High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Panama High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Panama High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Panama High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
4%
25%
Panama High School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
93%
46%
Panama High School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
3%
1%
Panama High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Panama High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.36
Panama High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
42%
Panama High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
5%
Panama High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 530 students has decreased by 13% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $20,039 is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has grown by 34% over four years.
The district spending/student of $24,056 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 33% over four years.
School District Name Panama Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 530 926
Panama Central   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 87%
Panama Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $29 MM
Panama Central   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $15 MM $30 MM
Panama Central   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $20,039 $23,859
Panama Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $24,056 $24,841
Panama Central   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Sherman High School (8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clymer Central School (8.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Panama K-6 School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PanamaPanama K-6 School
    Grades: PK-6 | 252 students41 North St
    PanamaNY 14767
    (716)782-4166
    0PK-6252
  • Bemus Point Bemus Point Elementary School
    7.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 318 students41 Liberty St
    Bemus PointNY 14712
    (716)386-3795
    7.4PK-5318
  • ShermanSherman Elementary School
    8 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 225 students127 Park St
    ShermanNY 14781
    (716)761-6121
    8PK-6225
  • Sherman Sherman High School
    8 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 217 students127 Park St
    ShermanNY 14781
    (716)761-6121
    87-12217
  • ClymerClymer Central School
    1 Negative Reviews
    8.4 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 457 students8672 East Main St
    ClymerNY 14724
    (716)355-4444
    8.4PK-12457

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