Paramount Charter Academy

  • Paramount Charter Academy serves 364 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

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Paramount Charter Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Paramount Charter Academy's student population of 364 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paramount Charter Academy's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paramount Charter Academy is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#2314 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Paramount Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Paramount Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
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8%
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Black
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18%
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White
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66%
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score0.740.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Paramount Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paramount Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParamount Charter Academy School District

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsCross Country Running, Dance, Intramural Sports Only, Soccer

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Recreational Athletic Programs:
Boys/Girls Basketball, cheerleading, cross country
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Founded on academic excellence, moral focus, parental partnership, and student responsibility, Paramount Charter Academy is a school like no other one that can lead to a lifetime of success. We provide a safe learning environment and our exceptional teachers individualize instruction based on your child`s needs. In addition, we focus on real-world skills and how to be a good person. Our students also draft a social contract that reinforces their commitment to their school, their teacher, and each other.

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