Paramount Terrace Elementary School

3906 Cougar Dr
Amarillo, TX 79109
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 346 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Paramount Terrace Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 346 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • : Top 50% in TX
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Paramount Terrace Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Paramount Terrace Elementary School's student population of 346 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
346 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Paramount Terrace Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Paramount Terrace Elementary School is 0.63, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
#2855 out of 8079 schools
(Top 50%)
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40-44%
37%
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40-44%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
35%
53%
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Black
9%
13%
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White
49%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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0.63
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Paramount Terrace Elementary School's ranking?
Paramount Terrace Elementary School is ranked #2855 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Paramount Terrace Elementary School?
346 students attend Paramount Terrace Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
49% of Paramount Terrace Elementary School students are White, 35% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Black, 3% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Paramount Terrace Elementary School?
Paramount Terrace Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Paramount Terrace Elementary School offer ?
Paramount Terrace Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Paramount Terrace Elementary School part of?
Paramount Terrace Elementary School is part of Amarillo ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 346 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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