Paris High School

Paris High School serves 875 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Paris High School operates within the Paris Independent School District.
The school district's 60% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 875 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 875 students
Paris High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Paris High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Paris High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Paris High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 16:1
Paris High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Paris High School Asian Students (1997-2014)
Hispanic
13%
52%
Paris High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
42%
13%
Paris High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
39%
29%
Paris High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Paris High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Paris High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX 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.
0.66 0.41
Paris High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
57%
53%
Paris High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
9%
7%
Paris High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,596 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,111 is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $19,739 is higher than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 146% over four years.
School District Name Paris Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 3,596 838
Paris Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 60% 83%
Paris Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $9 MM
Paris Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $73 MM $10 MM
Paris Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,111 $12,250
Paris Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $19,739 $12,682
Paris Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Paris Daep High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Paris J High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Special Services (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ParisParis J High School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 484 students2400 Jefferson Rd
    ParisTX 75460
    (903)737-7434
    0.17-8484
  • ParisCrockett Intermediate School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 5-6 | 480 students655 South Collegiate Dr
    ParisTX 75460
    (903)737-7450
    1.15-6480
  • ParisParis Daep High School
    Alternative School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 18 students1920 Clarksville
    ParisTX 75460
    (903)737-7560
    1.17-1218
  • ParisSpecial Services
    Alternative School
    1.8 miles | Grades: PK-12505 Lamar Ave
    ParisTX 75460
    (903)737-7494
    1.8PK-12n/a
  • ParisAikin Elementary School
    1.9 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 896 students3100 Pine Mill Rd
    ParisTX 75460
    (903)737-7443
    1.9KG-4896

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