Bernardo Heights Middle School

Bernardo Heights Middle School serves 1,376 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Bernardo Heights Middle School operates within the Poway Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 1376 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,376 students
Bernardo Heights Middle School Total Students (1989-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Bernardo Heights Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2012)
Students by Grade Bernardo Heights Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is less than the state average of 1.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1 22:1
Bernardo Heights Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
24%
11%
Bernardo Heights Middle School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
10%
52%
Bernardo Heights Middle School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
3%
7%
Bernardo Heights Middle School Black (1989-2012)
White
56%
26%
Bernardo Heights Middle School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bernardo Heights Middle School Sch Ethnicity Bernardo Heights Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.62 1.15
Bernardo Heights Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Bernardo Heights Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Bernardo Heights Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 34,490 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Poway Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
4
Number of Students Managed 34,490 1,671
Poway Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $416 MM $19 MM
Poway Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $501 MM $18 MM
Poway Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,499 $11,099
Poway Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,037 $10,975
Poway Unified School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • San Diego Rancho Bernardo High School
    13010 Paseo Lucido
    San Diego , CA , 92128
    (858)485-4800
    0.1  mi  |  2267  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • San Diego Highland Ranch Elementary School
    14840 Waverley Downs Way
    San Diego , CA , 92128
    (858)674-4707
    0.8  mi  |  770  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • San Diego Turtleback Elementary School
    15855 Turtleback Rd
    San Diego , CA , 92127
    (858)673-5514
    1.3  mi  |  551  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • San Diego Rolling Hills Elementary School
    15255 Penasquitos Dr
    San Diego , CA , 92129
    (858)672-3400
    1.5  mi  |  378  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Poway Abraxas Continuation High School
    Alternative School
    12450 Glenoak Rd
    Poway , CA , 92064
    (858)748-5900
    Alternative School
    1.6  mi  |  220  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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San Diego, CA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.72, which is higher than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in San Diego is Perry Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.