Paramount Junior High School (Closed 2018)

  • Paramount Junior High School served 255 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 20-24% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 15-19% (which was 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 was lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

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Paramount Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students255 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank (15-16)#1029 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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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
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1%
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Black
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33%
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Hawaiian
100%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.000.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paramount Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreene County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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