Paris High School

  • Paris High School serves 870 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 73% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 75%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Paris High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas 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 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 71%.

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School Overview

  • Paris High School's student population of 870 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students870 students
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Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paris High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,879 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paris High School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
75%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
20%
52%
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Black
35%
13%
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White
40%
29%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Paris High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.680.41
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paris High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParis Independent School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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