Barstow High School

Barstow High School serves 1,336 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Barstow High School operates within the Barstow Unified School District.
Barstow Unified School District's 67% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1336 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 36% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,336 students
Barstow High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Barstow High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Barstow High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Barstow High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 25:1
Barstow High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
Barstow High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
2%
11%
Barstow High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
54%
53%
Barstow High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
13%
6%
Barstow High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
26%
25%
Barstow High School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
2%
1%
Barstow High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Barstow High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.63 0.42
Barstow High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
55%
49%
Barstow High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
9%
Barstow High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Barstow Unified School District's student population of 5,783 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,248 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,047 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Barstow Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed 5,783 1,757
Barstow Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 67% 83%
Barstow Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $54 MM $17 MM
Barstow Unified School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $52 MM $18 MM
Barstow Unified School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,248 $10,238
Barstow Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,047 $10,739
Barstow Unified School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Busd School Of Opportunity (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Barstow Junior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Henderson Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BarstowBusd School Of OpportunityAlternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 14 students
    0.5 miles
    405 North Second Ave
    BarstowCA 92311
    (760)255-6028
    0.57-1214
  • BarstowCentral High (Continuation School)Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 252 students
    0.5 miles
    405 North Second Ave
    BarstowCA 92311
    (760)255-6063
    0.59-12252
  • BarstowHenderson Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-6 | 661 students
    0.7 miles
    400 South Ave East
    BarstowCA 92311
    (760)255-6250
    0.7KG-6661
  • BarstowCameron Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 614 students
    0.9 miles
    801 Muriel Dr
    BarstowCA 92311
    (760)255-6260
    0.9KG-6614
  • BarstowBarstow Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 793 students
    1.1 miles
    1000 Armory Rd
    BarstowCA 92311
    (760)255-6204
    1.17-8793

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