Paradise Elementary School

588 Pearson Rd.
Paradise, CA 95969
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Paradise Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • : 32%
  • : 33%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students (19-20)
566 students
This chart displays total students of Paradise Elementary School by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers (19-20)
24 teachers
This chart displays the total teachers of Paradise Elementary School by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

School Rankings

This School
State Level (CA)
(17-18)
32%
39%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Paradise Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
(17-18)
33%
50%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Paradise Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
21:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Paradise Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
American Indian
(19-20)
2%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Paradise Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Asian
(19-20)
1%
12%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Paradise Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Hispanic
(19-20)
17%
55%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Paradise Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Black
(19-20)
n/a
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Paradise Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
(19-20)
71%
23%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Paradise Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Hawaiian
(19-20)
1%
n/a
Two or more races
(19-20)
8%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Paradise Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
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This chart displays the diversity score of Paradise Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (19-20)
58%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Paradise Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
10%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paradise Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Paradise Elementary School often compared to?
Paradise Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Little Chico Creek Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
32% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CA state average), while 33% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% CA state average).
How many students attend Paradise Elementary School?
566 students attend Paradise Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of Paradise Elementary School students are White, 17% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What grades does Paradise Elementary School offer ?
Paradise Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Paradise Elementary School part of?
Paradise Elementary School is part of Paradise Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • : 32%
  • : 33%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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