Panama High School

41 North St, Panama, NY 14767 | (716) 782-2455
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Student Enrollment: 360
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Bert Lictus
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 360
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 28.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 169 (46.9%)
  • Females: 187 (51.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 38 (10.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 73 (20.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 111 (30.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Panama High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.6%
Black--
Asian--
Hispanic61.7%
White34896.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Panama High School
  Number Percent
6th Grade5515.3%
7th Grade5715.8%
8th Grade5415.0%
9th Grade5114.2%
10th Grade4813.3%
11th Grade4311.9%
12th Grade5214.4%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
86.0%
District:
85.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
89.0%
District:
89.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
1.0%
District:
1.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 31-40%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
95.0%
District:
97.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
2.0%
District:
1.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
13.0%
District:
23.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
7.0%
District:
3.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Panama High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on NYSTP state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

NYSTP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201048.2%48.2%50.0%
200992.5%92.5%80.3%
200863.0%63.0%70.0%
 
Math Test
201061.8%61.8%62.4%
200996.3%96.3%87.3%
200887.1%87.1%78.9%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201053.7%53.7%51.0%
200982.0%82.0%68.5%
200852.3%52.3%56.1%
 
Math Test
201052.9%52.9%54.8%
200987.5%87.5%80.2%
200862.8%62.8%69.8%
 
Science Test
201098.0%96.0%71.0%
200994.0%95.0%69.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201083.0%81.0%69.0%
200980.0%80.0%63.0%
 
Source: NY Department of Education 2009-2010

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