Paris Elementary School

401 North School St,

Paris, AR, 72855-3508

Tel: (479)963-3143
Grades: PK-4

487 students

Paris Elementary School serves 487 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Paris Elementary School operates within the Paris School District.

Overview

The student population of 487 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 487 students
Paris Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Paris Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Paris Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 13:1
Paris Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
1%
Paris Elementary School Asian (2004-2012)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Paris Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
2%
22%
Paris Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
86%
64%
Paris Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Paris Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Paris Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.26 0.53
Paris Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
59%
52%
Paris Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
11%
10%
Paris Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,161 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Paris School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,161 923
District Total Revenue $11 MM $9 MM
Paris   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $12 MM $10 MM
Paris   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,672 $9,870
Paris   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,717 $10,243
Paris   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Paris High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Paris Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Magazine Elementary School (11.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Paris Paris Middle School
    602 North Tenth St
    Paris , AR , 72855
    (479)963-6995
    0.1  mi  |  359  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Paris Paris High School
    2000 East Wood St
    Paris , AR , 72855
    (479)963-2247
    0.4  mi  |  315  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Coal Hill Westside High School
    400 Hwy 164 North
    Coal Hill , AR , 72832
    (479)497-1171
    10  mi  |  273  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Altus Ozark Middle School
    18 West College
    Altus , AR , 72821
    (479)468-2821
    10  mi  |  274  students  |  Gr.  6-7
  • Scranton Scranton High School
    103 North Tenth St
    Scranton , AR , 72863
    (479)938-7121
    10.9  mi  |  193  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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