Paradise High School

5911 Maxwell Dr, Paradise, CA 95969 | (530) 872-6425
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,365
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3.5 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,365
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 60.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 685 (50.2%)
  • Females: 680 (49.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 154 (11.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 458 (33.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 612 (44.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Paradise High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian141.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Paradise High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade35926.3%
10th Grade33624.6%
11th Grade35225.8%
12th Grade31823.3%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 3.1%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 95.3%
Number of Certificated Staff: 71.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 17.0
Average Age
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3.5

3.5 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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4 reviews for Paradise High School

  • Reviewed by Student on October 08, 2008
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • the teachers aren't good and a bad principal
  • Reviewed by Student on July 30, 2008
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Ok school but not a very clean one, i have been a student there for 3 years.
  • Reviewed by Student on October 19, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Paradise High School will and always be the best school in Paradise that I had gone to the teachers were great and the staff was very helpful and knew the needs of their employees and their students, If I were to still live in California and in 14 years from now I would enroll my daughter into PHS.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on September 30, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • phs was a high quality school. i love the staff who was there for your every need.

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