Paris Elementary School

401 North School St

Paris, AR 72855-3508

Grades: PK-4

498 students

Paris Elementary School serves 498 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 37%.
Paris Elementary School operates within the Paris School District.

Overview

The student population of 498 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 498 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
Asian
2%
1%
Hispanic
3%
10%
Black
2%
23%
White
87%
63%
Two or more races
6%
2%
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.
0.24 0.31
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.
61%
52%
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.
14%
9%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,178 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Paris School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,178 925
District Total Revenue $11 MM $9 MM
District Spending $12 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,672 $9,870
District Spending / Student $9,717 $10,243
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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
  • ParisParis Middle School
    602 North Tenth St
    ParisAR 72855
    (479)963-6995
    0.1 mi | 351 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • ParisParis High School
    2000 East Wood St
    ParisAR 72855
    (479)963-2247
    0.4 mi | 329 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Coal HillWestside High School
    400 Hwy 164 North
    Coal HillAR 72832
    (479)497-1171
    10 mi | 280 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • AltusOzark Middle School
    18 West College
    AltusAR 72821
    (479)468-2821
    10 mi | 295 students | Gr. 6-7                      
  • ScrantonScranton High School
    103 North Tenth St
    ScrantonAR 72863
    (479)938-7121
    10.9 mi | 175 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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