Paris High School

2255 South Collegiate

Paris, TX 75460-7899

Grades: 9-12

857 students

Paris High School serves 857 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 70%.
Paris High School operates within the Paris Independent School District.
The school district's 61% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 857 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 857 students
Paris High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Paris High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Paris High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Paris High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
4%
Paris High School Asian Students (1997-2013)
Hispanic
13%
51%
Paris High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
41%
13%
Paris High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
43%
30%
Paris High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Paris High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Paris High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.64 0.41
Paris High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
57%
53%
Paris High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
6%
7%
Paris High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,582 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 61% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,516 is less than the state average of $11,947. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,469 is higher than the state average of $12,666. The district spending/student has grown by 75% over four years.
School District Name Paris Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 3,582 822
Paris Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 61% 80%
Paris Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $9 MM
Paris Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $51 MM $9 MM
Paris Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,516 $11,947
Paris Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,469 $12,666
Paris Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Paris Daep High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Paris J High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Special Services (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ParisParis J High School
    2400 Jefferson Rd
    ParisTX 75460
    (903)737-7434
    0.1 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 487 students                      
  • ParisParis Daep High School
    Alternative School
    1920 Clarksville
    ParisTX 75460
    (903)737-7560
    Alternative School

    1.1 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 24 students                      
  • ParisCrockett Intermediate School
    655 South Collegiate Dr
    ParisTX 75460
    (903)737-7450
    1.1 mi | Gr. 5-6 | 507 students                      
  • ParisSpecial Services
    Alternative School
    505 Lamar Ave
    ParisTX 75460
    (903)737-7494
    Alternative School

    1.8 mi | Gr. PK-12 | n/a students                      
  • ParisAikin Elementary School
    3100 Pine Mill Rd
    ParisTX 75460
    (903)737-7443
    1.9 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 899 students                      

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