Paramount Charter School

  • Paramount Charter School serves 264 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Paramount Charter School 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Paramount Charter School's student population of 264 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students264 students
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Paramount Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Paramount Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paramount Charter School is 0.17, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#3562 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
57%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
54%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Hispanic
7%
32%
Black
91%
22%
White
1%
39%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Paramount Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.170.70
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBroward School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  • Fort Lauderdale Endeavour Primary Learning Center
    Grades: PK-3 | 405 students
    1.0 miles
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    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33313
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  • Fort Lauderdale Empowerment Academy Charter School

    1.1 miles
    4300 North University Dr
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33351
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  • Pompano Beach West Broward Academy Charter School
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    1.1 miles
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