Panama High School

Panama High School serves 283 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Panama High School operates within the Panama Central School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 283 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 283 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Hispanic
4%
24%
White
93%
47%
Two or more races
3%
1%
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.
0.13 0.36
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.
20%
41%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 562 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Panama Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 562 1,015
Graduation Rate 81% 86%
District Total Revenue $13 MM $29 MM
District Spending $11 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $20,431 $21,692
District Spending / Student $18,459 $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Sherman High School (8.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clymer Central School (8.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Panama K-6 School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PanamaPanama K-6 School
    41 North St
    PanamaNY 14767
    (716)782-4166
    0 mi | 279 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Bemus PointHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Bemus Point Elementary School
    41 Liberty St
    Bemus PointNY 14712
    (716)386-3795
    7.5 mi | 387 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • ShermanSherman Elementary School
    127 Park St
    ShermanNY 14781
    (716)761-6121
    8.1 mi | 238 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ShermanHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Sherman High School
    127 Park St
    ShermanNY 14781
    (716)761-6121
    8.1 mi | 205 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • ClymerClymer Central School
    8672 East Main St
    ClymerNY 14724
    (716)355-4444
    8.3 mi | 467 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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