Paramount Park Middle School

  • Paramount Park Middle School serves 802 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Paramount Park Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Paramount Park Middle School's student population of 802 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 39% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students802 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paramount Park Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 35:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paramount Park Middle School is 0.20, 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#5411 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
91%
54%
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Black
8%
6%
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White
1%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Diversity Score0.200.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParamount Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • Paramount Paramount Unified Community Day Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 18 students
    0.1 miles
    14507 Paramount Blvd.
    Paramount, CA 90723
    (562) 602-8084
    0.1 7-12 18
  • Paramount Abraham Lincoln
    Grades: K-5 | 650 students
    0.5 miles
    15324 California Ave.
    Paramount, CA 90723
    (562) 602-8036
    0.5 K-5 650
  • Paramount Harry Wirtz Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 594 students
    0.5 miles
    8535 Contreras St.
    Paramount, CA 90723
    (562) 602-8068
    0.5 K-5 594
  • Paramount Paramount High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 4,722 students
    0.5 miles
    14429 S. Downey Ave.
    Paramount, CA 90723
    (562) 602-6067
    0.5 9-12 4,722
  • Paramount Howard Tanner
    Grades: K-5 | 542 students
    0.8 miles
    7210 Rosecrans Ave.
    Paramount, CA 90723
    (562) 602-8060
    0.8 K-5 542

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