Paramount High School

14429 South Downey Ave, Paramount, CA 90723 | (562) 602-6067
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 4,758
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 14429 South Downey Ave., Paramount, CA 90723
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 4,758
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 192.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 24.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 2,398 (50.4%)
  • Females: 2,360 (49.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 621 (13.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 3,938 (82.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 4,559 (95.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Paramount High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian60.1%
Black51510.8%
Asian801.7%
Hispanic4,00684.2%
White1122.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Paramount High School
  Number Percent
8th Grade10.02%
9th Grade1,42830.0%
10th Grade1,30227.4%
11th Grade1,08322.8%
12th Grade94419.8%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
77.8%
District:
74.0%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
93.5%
District:
11.9%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
11.2%
District:
11.9%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
5.1%
District:
2.4%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 0.5%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 97.9%
Number of Certificated Staff: 214.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 13.3
Average Age
School:
41.0
District:
47.5
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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