Paramount Junior High School

  • Paramount Junior High School serves 255 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Paramount Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Paramount Junior High School's student population of 255 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students255 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paramount Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,264 schools in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paramount Junior High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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Asian
3%
1%
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Black
97%
33%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Paramount Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.060.33
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreene County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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    7.4 miles
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    (205)372-4636
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  • Eutaw Eutaw Primary School Charter School
    Grades: K-3 | 288 students
    8.5 miles
    212 Eutaw Ave
    Eutaw, AL 35462
    (205)372-1051
    8.5 K-3 288
  • Eutaw Greene Co Career Center Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12
    8.5 miles
    14223 U. S. Highway 11 South
    Eutaw, AL 35462
    (205)372-4636
    8.5 9-12 n/a
  • Eutaw Greene Co High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 359 students
    8.5 miles
    14221 Highway 11 South
    Eutaw, AL 35462
    (205)372-3789
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  • Eutaw Carver Middle School Charter School
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    9.4 miles
    720 Greensboro Street
    Eutaw, AL 35462
    (205)372-4816
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