Barrel Springs Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (661)285-9270
  • Barrel Springs Elementary School serves 792 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Barrel Springs Elementary School operates within the Palmdale Elementary School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 792 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students792 students
Barrel Springs Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Barrel Springs Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Barrel Springs Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2015)
Students by GradeBarrel Springs Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 29:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio30:124:1
Barrel Springs Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2015)
American Indian
Barrel Springs Elementary School American Indian Students (1995-2013)
Barrel Springs Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Barrel Springs Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Barrel Springs Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Barrel Springs Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
Barrel Springs Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsBarrel Springs Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.460.41
Barrel Springs Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Barrel Springs Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
Barrel Springs Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Palmdale Elementary School District's student population of 21,956 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,199 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,232 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District NamePalmdale Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed21,9561,597
Palmdale Elementary School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$238 MM$17 MM
Palmdale Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$239 MM$18 MM
Palmdale Elementary School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,199$10,238
Palmdale Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,232$10,739
Palmdale Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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5  4/14/2014
Mrs Benites is amazing my son had her.And thought she was the best teacher ever
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