Paradise Adventist Academy

The staff at PAA is a compassionate, caring and competent group of professionals who are committed to Adventist education.
Daily through their interaction with our students, they model our Savior's love and redemptive spirit.
The students, bright and energetic, make our campus a joy in which to spend time.
Their smiles, their positive attitudes, make the staff/student relationship a wonderful two-way exchange.  At PAA will keep our standards--academic, spiritual, physical--high.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 51 students
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Paradise Adventist Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Year Founded
1908

Student Body

Total Students
51 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
26%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Paradise Adventist Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size
12 students
List of Courses Offered
Average SAT score
1240
Average ACT score
24
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(No sleeveless tops.)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Varies by grade levels.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Brenda Muth

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

School Notes

  • The staff at PAA is a compassionate, caring and competent group of professionals who are committed to Adventist education. Daily through their interaction with our students, they model our Savior's love and redemptive spirit. The students, bright and energetic, make our campus a joy in which to spend time. Their smiles, their positive attitudes, make the staff/student relationship a wonderful two-way exchange. At PAA will keep our standards--academic, spiritual, physical--high.

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 51 students
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in California is $14,034 for elementary schools and $20,200 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in California is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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