Paradise Hills Elementary School

5816 Alleghany St.
San Diego, CA 92139
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Paradise Hills Elementary School serves 214 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 214 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Paradise Hills Elementary School's student population of 214 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
214 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Paradise Hills Elementary School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
40-44%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
45-49%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
12%
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Hispanic
64%
56%
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Black
9%
5%
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White
6%
21%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Paradise Hills Elementary School?
214 students attend Paradise Hills Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Paradise Hills Elementary School students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Asian, 9% of students are Black, 8% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are White, and 2% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Paradise Hills Elementary School?
Paradise Hills Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Paradise Hills Elementary School offer ?
Paradise Hills Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Paradise Hills Elementary School part of?
Paradise Hills Elementary School is part of San Diego Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 214 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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