Barrel Springs Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (661)285-9270
  • Barrel Springs Elementary School serves 750 students in grades K-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% 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 750 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades K-6
Total Students750 students
Gender %Barrel Springs Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Students by GradeBarrel Springs Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 Ratio29:124:1
Two or more races
All Ethnic GroupsBarrel Springs Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.440.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch

District Comparison

  • Palmdale Elementary School District's student population of 21,952 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,199 is higher than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,232 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District NamePalmdale Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed21,9521,564
Palmdale Elementary School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$238 MM$17 MM
Palmdale Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$239 MM$18 MM
Palmdale Elementary School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$11,199$10,991
Palmdale Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$11,232$11,482
Palmdale Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (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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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.