Paradise Education Center

15533 W. Paradise Ln.

Surprise, AZ 85374

Tel: (623)455-7400
  • Paradise Education Center serves 1,512 students in grades KG-8.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Paradise Education Center operates within the Paragon Management Inc. School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1512 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 1,512 students
Paradise Education Center Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % Paradise Education Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Students by Grade Paradise Education Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 20:1
American Indian
n/a
5%
Paradise Education Center American Indian Students (2001-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
Paradise Education Center Asian Students (2001-2015)
Hispanic
17%
45%
Paradise Education Center Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
5%
5%
Paradise Education Center Black Students (2001-2015)
White
75%
40%
Paradise Education Center White Students (2001-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Paradise Education Center All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AZ 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.
0.41 0.42
Paradise Education Center Diversity Score (2001-2015)
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.
13%
34%
Paradise Education Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
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%
5%
Paradise Education Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Paragon Management Inc. School District's student population of 1,980 students has grown by 15% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $6,378 in this district is less than the state average of $8,166. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $5,790 is less than the state average of $8,440. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Paragon Management Inc. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
1
Number of Students Managed 1,980 325
Paragon Management Inc. School District Students Managed (2002-2014)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $3 MM
Paragon Management Inc. School District District Total Revenue (2003-2014)
District Spending $11 MM $3 MM
Paragon Management Inc. School District District Spending (2003-2014)
District Revenue / Student $6,378 $8,166
Paragon Management Inc. School District District Revenue / Student (2003-2014)
District Spending / Student $5,790 $8,440
Paragon Management Inc. School District District Spending / Student (2003-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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