Bernardo Heights Middle School

Bernardo Heights Middle School serves 1,433 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Bernardo Heights Middle School operates within the Poway Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1433 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,433 students
Bernardo Heights Middle School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Bernardo Heights Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Bernardo Heights Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Bernardo Heights Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 26:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 28:1 25:1
Bernardo Heights Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2014)
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.
0.60 0.42
Bernardo Heights Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
9%
49%
Bernardo Heights Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
5%
9%
Bernardo Heights Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,271 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,993 is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,176 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four years.
School District Name Poway Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
4
Number of Students Managed 35,271 1,757
Poway Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $338 MM $17 MM
Poway Unified School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $378 MM $18 MM
Poway Unified School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,993 $10,238
Poway Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,176 $10,739
Poway Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Rancho Bernardo High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Meadowbrook Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highland Ranch Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San DiegoRancho Bernardo High School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 2224 students13010 Paseo Lucido
    San DiegoCA 92128
    (858)485-4800
    0.19-122224
  • San DiegoHighland Ranch Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 745 students14840 Waverley Downs Way
    San DiegoCA 92128
    (858)674-4707
    0.8KG-5745
  • San DiegoTurtleback Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 585 students15855 Turtleback Rd
    San DiegoCA 92127
    (858)673-5514
    1.3KG-5585
  • San DiegoRolling Hills Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 427 students15255 Penasquitos Dr
    San DiegoCA 92129
    (858)672-3400
    1.5KG-5427
  • PowayAbraxas Continuation High School
    Alternative School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 233 students12450 Glenoak Rd
    PowayCA 92064
    (858)748-5900
    1.69-12233

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