Paris School District

2711 E Walnut Street
Paris, AR 72855
(District boundaries shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Paris School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arkansas for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,032 students in Paris School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Arkansas.
Public Schools in Paris School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 37% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 41% (majority Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,084 Schools
# Students
1,032 Students
489,675 Students
# Teachers
95 Teachers
38,860 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Paris School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 257 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
#88 out of 260 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Paris   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
41%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Paris   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
37%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Paris   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
90-94%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Paris   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.24
0.59
# American Indian Students
7 Students
2,870 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
25 Students
8,475 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# Hispanic Students
36 Students
68,031 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
14%
# Black Students
19 Students
95,933 Students
% Black Students
2%
20%
# White Students
896 Students
290,733 Students
% White Students
87%
59%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
4,864 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
48 Students
18,769 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
64
15,704
# Students in K Grade:
73
36,660
# Students in 1st Grade:
76
35,482
# Students in 2nd Grade:
62
35,402
# Students in 3rd Grade:
66
35,604
# Students in 4th Grade:
82
35,717
# Students in 5th Grade:
72
35,752
# Students in 6th Grade:
84
36,543
# Students in 7th Grade:
69
38,047
# Students in 8th Grade:
77
38,816
# Students in 9th Grade:
95
40,919
# Students in 10th Grade:
67
36,411
# Students in 11th Grade:
70
35,190
# Students in 12th Grade:
75
33,165
# Ungraded Students:
-
263

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,781 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,010. The school district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,949 is higher than the state median of $12,922. The school district spending/student has grown by 18% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$13 MM
$6,371 MM
This chart display total revenue of Paris   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$13 MM
$6,327 MM
This chart display total spending of Paris   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,781
$13,010
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Paris   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,949
$12,922
This chart display average spending per public school student in Paris   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Paris School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Paris Middle School
(Math: 39% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
602 N Tenth St
Paris, AR 72855
(479) 963-6995
Grades: 5-8
| 302 students
Rank: #22.
Paris Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
401 N School St
Paris, AR 72855
(479) 963-3143
Grades: PK-4
| 423 students
Rank: #33.
Paris High School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2000 E Wood St
Paris, AR 72855
(479) 963-2247
Grades: 9-12
| 307 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Paris School District?
Paris School District manages 3 public schools serving 1,032 students.
What is the rank of Paris School District?
Paris School District is ranked #78 out of 257 school districts in Arkansas (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Arkansas school districts for: Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
What is the racial composition of students in Paris School District?
87% of Paris School District students are White, 5% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Paris School District?
Paris School District has a student/teacher ratio of 11:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What is Paris School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $12,949 is higher than the state median of $12,922. The school district spending/student has grown by 18% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,032 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • : 90-94% (Top 20% in AR)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 41% (Top 30%)
  • : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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