Paragon Academy Of Technology

Paragon Academy Of Technology serves 129 students in grades 6-8.
Paragon Academy Of Technology placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Paragon Academy Of Technology places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Paragon Academy Of Technology's student population of 129 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students129 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Paragon Academy Of Technology is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Paragon Academy Of Technology is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2673 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
40%
33%
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Black
47%
22%
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White
11%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBroward School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Paragon Academy Of Technology is Avant Garde Academy Of Broward (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Beachside Montessori Village (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunshine Elementary Charter School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hollywood Sunshine Elementary Charter School Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 301 students
    0.0 miles
    502 N 28th Ave
    Hollywood, FL 33020
    (954) 925-0155
    0 K-5 301
  • Hollywood Beachside Montessori Village Magnet School
    Math: 90% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-8 | 790 students
    0.1 miles
    2230 Lincoln St
    Hollywood, FL 33020
    (754) 323-8050
    0.1 PK-8 790
  • Hollywood Avant Garde Academy Of Broward Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 128 students
    0.6 miles
    2025 Mckinley St
    Hollywood, FL 33020
    (754) 816-6153
    0.6 6-12 128
  • Hollywood Championship Academy Of Distinction At Hollywood Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 437 students
    0.6 miles
    1100 Hillcrest Dr
    Hollywood, FL 33021
    (954) 924-8006
    0.6 K-5 437
  • Hollywood Somerset Academy Hollywood Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 24 students
    0.6 miles
    2000 S State Road 7
    Hollywood, FL 33023
    (954) 987-7890
    0.6 K-5 24

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