Paradise Intermediate School

  • Paradise Intermediate School serves 198 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Paradise Intermediate School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Paradise Intermediate School's student population of 198 students has grown by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students198 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Paradise Intermediate School
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paradise Intermediate School is ranked within the top 30% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paradise Intermediate School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2118 out of 7953 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Hispanic
12%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
86%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Paradise Intermediate School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.250.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParadise Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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