Paradise Hills Elementary School

Paradise Hills Elementary School serves 314 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Paradise Hills Elementary School operates within the San Diego Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 314 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 40% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 314 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 22:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
15%
11%
Hispanic
65%
52%
Black
8%
7%
White
5%
26%
Hawaiian
2%
1%
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.55 0.42
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.
99%
48%
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.
n/a
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 138,144 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,431 is higher than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,209 is higher than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name San Diego Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
232
4
Number of Students Managed 138,144 1,667
District Total Revenue $1,512 MM $19 MM
District Spending $1,483 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,431 $11,099
District Spending / Student $11,209 $10,975
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is San Diego Scpa (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Granger Junior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Palmer Way Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • National CityPalmer Way Elementary School
    2900 Palmer St
    National CityCA 91950
    (619)336-8900
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 589 students                      
  • San DiegoPerry Elementary School
    6290 Oriskany Rd
    San DiegoCA 92139
    (619)479-4040
    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 399 students                      
  • National City Ira Harbison Elementary School
    3235 East Eighth St
    National CityCA 91950
    (619)336-8200
    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 588 students                      
  • National CityGranger Junior High School
    2101 Granger Ave
    National CityCA 91950
    (619)472-6000
    0.7 mi | Gr. 7-9 | 1059 students                      
  • National CityLincoln Acres Elementary School
    2200 Lanoitan Ave
    National CityCA 91950
    (619)336-8600
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 642 students                      

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