Paris High School

2000 East Wood St

Paris, AR 72855-0645

Tel: (479)963-2247
Grades: 9-12

315 students

Paris High School serves 315 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Paris High School operates within the Paris School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 315 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 315 students
Paris High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Paris High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Paris High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
Paris High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
1%
Paris High School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Paris High School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
3%
22%
Paris High School Black (1988-2012)
White
88%
64%
Paris High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Paris High School Sch Ethnicity Paris High 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.
0.22 0.30
Paris High 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.
37%
52%
Paris High 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.
14%
9%
Paris High 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.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Paris School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,161 938
Paris   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 70% 76%
Paris   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
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 Westside High School (9.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Paris Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Paris Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ParisParis Elementary School
    401 North School St
    ParisAR 72855
    (479)963-3143
    0.4 mi | 487 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • ParisParis Middle School
    602 North Tenth St
    ParisAR 72855
    (479)963-6995
    0.5 mi | 359 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • Coal HillWestside High School
    400 Hwy 164 North
    Coal HillAR 72832
    (479)497-1171
    9.7 mi | 273 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • AltusOzark Middle School
    18 West College
    AltusAR 72821
    (479)468-2821
    9.9 mi | 274 students | Gr. 6-7                      
  • ScrantonScranton High School
    103 North Tenth St
    ScrantonAR 72863
    (479)938-7121
    10.5 mi | 193 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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Logan County, AR public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.14, which is lower than the Arkansas average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Logan County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.