Curran Middle School

Curran Middle School serves 856 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Curran Middle School operates within the Bakersfield City School District.

Overview

The student population of 856 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 856 students
Curran Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Curran Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Curran Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 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 27:1 22:1
Curran Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Curran Middle School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
1%
11%
Curran Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
69%
52%
Curran Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
16%
7%
Curran Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
11%
26%
Curran Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Curran Middle School Sch Ethnicity Curran 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.
0.49 1.15
Curran Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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%
Curran 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.
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Curran Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,321 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Bakersfield City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
4
Number of Students Managed 28,321 1,671
Bakersfield City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $292 MM $19 MM
District Spending $281 MM $18 MM
Bakersfield City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,722 $11,099
Bakersfield City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,292 $10,975
Bakersfield City 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 Tierra Del Sol Continuation High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is O. J. Actis Junior High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Munsey Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bakersfield Tierra Del Sol Continuation High School
    Alternative School
    3700 East Belle Terrace
    Bakersfield , CA , 93307
    (661)832-3700
    Alternative School
    0.1  mi  |  263  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bakersfield Munsey Elementary School
    3801 Brave Ave
    Bakersfield , CA , 93309
    (661)631-5390
    0.3  mi  |  663  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Bakersfield Evergreen Elementary School
    2600 Rose Marie Dr
    Bakersfield , CA , 93304
    (661)631-5930
    0.8  mi  |  592  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Bakersfield West High School
    1200 New Stine Rd
    Bakersfield , CA , 93309
    (661)832-2822
    0.8  mi  |  2110  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bakersfield Stine Elementary School
    4300 Wilson Rd
    Bakersfield , CA , 93309
    (661)831-1022
    0.9  mi  |  806  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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Did You Know?
Bakersfield, 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 0.58, which is higher than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Bakersfield is Earl Warren Junior High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.