Paramount School Of Excellence

Paramount School Of Excellence serves 744 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Paramount School Of Excellence placed in the top 5% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Paramount School Of Excellence places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

Paramount School Of Excellence's student population of 744 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students744 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Paramount School Of Excellence is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Paramount School Of Excellence is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#37 out of 1762 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
Hispanic
16%
12%
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Black
47%
13%
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White
27%
68%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
10%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.680.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParamount School Of Excellence Inc School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Paramount School Of Excellence is Arsenal Technical High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is H L Harshman Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brookside School 54 (0.4 miles away)
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