Barstow High School

  • Barstow High School serves 1,401 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Barstow High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Barstow High School's student population of 1,401 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,401 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Barstow High School
Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Barstow High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Barstow High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barstow High School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
11%
Hispanic
53%
54%
Black
17%
6%
White
22%
24%
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barstow High School and the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in California by year.CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.650.41
Graduation Rate
93%
83%
This chart display graduation rate of Barstow High School and graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBarstow Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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