Paramount Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
550 West Producer Drive
Meridian, ID 83646
Phone
(208) 350-4120
District
JOINT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 2
County
ADA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
578
Classroom Teachers
27

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Idaho

10

(10 is best)

Better than 97.6% of ID schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Paramount Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 78 51
Proficiency in Reading 74 50
Proficiency in Math 82 52

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 78 49
Proficiency in Reading 80 51
Proficiency in Math 76 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 76 49
Proficiency in Reading 82 55
Proficiency in Math 70 43

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 21.61
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.64
AVG FOR STATE 18.36
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 94 16.3%
Grade 1 77 13.3%
Grade 2 82 14.2%
Grade 3 102 17.6%
Grade 4 104 18.0%
Grade 5 119 20.6%
Total 578 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.9% 84.3% 77.6%
Black 0.9% 1.6% 1.1%
Hispanic 6.5% 11.0% 18.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.3% 2.2% 1.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.9% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 8.1% 26.3% 45.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4% 21.6% 36.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.7% 4.7% 9.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 212,855 1,716,943
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 573.2 20
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.2% 22.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.6% 32.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.4% 24.3%
65 OR OLDER 13.1% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 75,534 609,124
Single Parent Households With Children 8.0% 9.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.0% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 35.5% 26.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.1% 6.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.7% 11.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.2% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 21.0% 20.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.7% 21.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.1% 15.9%
$15,000 or less 8.1% 11.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,680 $137,812,320 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $398 $14,904,702 5.8%
Staff $310 $11,609,190 4.5%
General Administration $40 $1,497,960 0.6%
School Administration $344 $12,882,456 5.0%
Operation $588 $22,020,012 8.5%
Transportation $261 $9,774,189 3.8%
Other $190 $7,115,310 2.8%
Total Support $2,131 $79,803,819 30.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,083 $40,557,267 15.7%
Total Expenditures $6,895 $258,210,855 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,161 $1,237,770,786 55.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $379 $112,784,654 5.1%
Staff $330 $98,211,790 4.4%
General Administration $168 $49,946,920 2.3%
School Administration $404 $120,276,268 5.4%
Operation $655 $194,946,025 8.8%
Transportation $320 $95,037,888 4.3%
Other $174 $51,655,071 2.3%
Total Support $2,430 $722,916,695 32.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $847 $251,973,745 11.4%
Total Expenditures $7,439 $2,212,665,331 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%