Paris High School

  • Paris High School serves 828 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Paris High School operates within the Paris Independent School District.
  • Paris Independent School District's 60% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 828 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 828 students
Paris High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Paris High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Paris High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Paris High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 16:1
Paris High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Paris High School Asian Students (1997-2015)
Hispanic
15%
52%
Paris High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
37%
13%
Paris High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
42%
29%
Paris High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Paris High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Paris High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Paris High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.67 0.63
Paris High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
57%
52%
Paris High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Paris High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Paris Independent School District's student population of 3,556 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,539 in this district is less than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,079 is less than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has declined by 25% over four years.
School District Name Paris Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 3,556 825
Paris Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 60% 83%
Paris Independent School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $10 MM
Paris Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $36 MM $10 MM
Paris Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,539 $12,126
Paris Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,079 $11,704
Paris Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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