Paramount Elementary School

409 W. Paramount St.
Azusa, CA 91702
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
5.00 (1 review)
Paramount Elementary School serves 350 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Paramount Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

Paramount Elementary School's student population of 350 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students350 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Rankings

Paramount Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Paramount Elementary School is 0.04, 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 (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2791 out of 9659 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
98%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
n/a
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.040.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAzusa Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Paramount Elementary School is Azusa High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Center Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mountain View Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Azusa Mountain View Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 365 students
    0.3 miles
    201 N. Vernon Ave.
    Azusa, CA 91702
    (626) 815-2900
    0.3 K-5 365
  • Azusa Valleydale Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 263 students
    0.6 miles
    700 S. Lark Ellen
    Azusa, CA 91702
    (626) 633-8600
    0.6 K-5 263
  • Azusa Clifford D. Murray Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 457 students
    0.7 miles
    505 E. Renwick Rd.
    Azusa, CA 91702
    (626) 633-8700
    0.7 K-5 457
  • Azusa Center Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 436 students
    0.8 miles
    5500 N. Cerritos Ave.
    Azusa, CA 91702
    (626) 815-5184
    0.8 6-8 436
  • Azusa Slauson Intermediate Math: 27% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 699 students
    0.8 miles
    340 W. Fifth St.
    Azusa, CA 91702
    (626) 815-5144
    0.8 6-8 699

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