Paradise Hills Elementary School

  • Paradise Hills Elementary School serves 299 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Paradise Hills Elementary School operates within the San Diego Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 299 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 299 students
Paradise Hills Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Paradise Hills Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Paradise Hills Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Paradise Hills Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 24:1
Paradise Hills Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Paradise Hills Elementary School American Indian Students (1993-2009)
Asian
14%
11%
Paradise Hills Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
67%
54%
Paradise Hills Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
5%
6%
Paradise Hills Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
5%
24%
Paradise Hills Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Paradise Hills Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Paradise Hills Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Paradise Hills Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA 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.
0.53 0.41
Paradise Hills Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
61%
50%
Paradise Hills Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
20%
9%
Paradise Hills Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • San Diego Unified School District's student population of 129,752 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,770 in this district is less than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,995 is less than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name San Diego Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
223
4
Number of Students Managed 129,752 1,597
San Diego Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,664 MM $21 MM
San Diego Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,563 MM $21 MM
San Diego Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,770 $12,988
San Diego Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,995 $12,986
San Diego Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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