Paris Elementary School

401 N School St
Paris, AR 72855
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 423 students in grades Prekindergarten-4, Paris Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 423 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • : Top 50% in AR
  • : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Paris Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Paris Elementary School's student population of 423 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
423 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Paris Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Paris Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (AR)
#400 out of 993 schools
(Top 50%)
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55-59%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Paris Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
25-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
14%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
85%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.27
This chart display the diversity score of Paris Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paris Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Paris Elementary School's ranking?
Paris Elementary School is ranked #400 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Paris Elementary School often compared to?
Paris Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Booneville Elementary School, Magazine Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Paris Elementary School?
423 students attend Paris Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
85% of Paris Elementary School students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Paris Elementary School?
Paris Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Paris Elementary School offer ?
Paris Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Paris Elementary School part of?
Paris Elementary School is part of Paris School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 423 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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