Quailwood Elementary School

7301 Remington Ave,

Bakersfield, CA, 93309-1224

Tel: (661)832-6415
Grades: KG-6

366 students

Quailwood Elementary School serves 366 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Quailwood Elementary School operates within the Fruitvale Elementary School District.

Overview

The student population of 366 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 366 students
Quailwood Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Quailwood Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Quailwood Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 22:1
Quailwood Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
11%
Quailwood Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
40%
52%
Quailwood Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
6%
7%
Quailwood Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
48%
26%
Quailwood Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Quailwood Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Quailwood Elementary 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.
0.61 0.64
Quailwood Elementary 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%
Quailwood Elementary 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
Quailwood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,316 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Fruitvale Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 3,316 1,577
Fruitvale Elementary School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $19 MM
Fruitvale Elementary School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $35 MM $18 MM
Fruitvale Elementary School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,908 $11,099
Fruitvale Elementary School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,928 $10,975
Fruitvale Elementary 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 Kern Workforce 2000 Academy (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Fruitvale Junior High School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stockdale Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bakersfield Stockdale Elementary School
    7801 Kroll Way
    Bakersfield , CA , 93309
    (661)831-7835
    0.7  mi  |  542  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Bakersfield Wayne Van Horn Elementary School
    5501 Kleinpell Ave
    Bakersfield , CA , 93309
    (661)324-6538
    1.2  mi  |  536  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Bakersfield Columbia Elementary School
    703 Mondavi Way
    Bakersfield , CA , 93312
    (661)588-3540
    1.2  mi  |  552  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Bakersfield Kern Workforce 2000 Academy
    Charter School
    5801 Sundale Ave
    Bakersfield , CA , 93309
    (661)827-3224
    Charter School
    1.4  mi  |  426  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bakersfield West High School
    1200 New Stine Rd
    Bakersfield , CA , 93309
    (661)832-2822
    1.6  mi  |  2110  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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