Barstow High School

430 S. First Ave.
Barstow, CA 92311
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Barstow High School serves 1,378 students in grades 9-12.
Barstow High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Barstow High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Barstow High School's student population of 1,378 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,378 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Rankings

Barstow High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Barstow High School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#7177 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
51%
54%
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Black
16%
5%
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White
23%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.64
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Graduation Rate
95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBarstow Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Barstow High School is Crescent Valley Public Charter Ii (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Barstow Stem Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Barstow Barstow Stem Academy Magnet School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 401 students
    0.2 miles
    310 Mountain View
    Barstow, CA 92311
    (760) 255-6150
    0.2 5-8 401
  • Twin Peaks Crescent Valley Public Charter Ii Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 384 students
    0.3 miles
    116 E. Main St.
    Twin Peaks, CA 92391
    (559) 316-0295
    0.3 K-12 384
  • Barstow Busd School Of Opportunity Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 10 students
    0.5 miles
    405 N. Second Ave.
    Barstow, CA 92311
    (760) 255-6028
    0.5 7-12 10
  • Barstow Central High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 134 students
    0.5 miles
    405 N. Second Ave.
    Barstow, CA 92311
    (760) 255-6063
    0.5 9-12 134
  • Barstow Henderson Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 696 students
    0.7 miles
    400 S. Ave. E
    Barstow, CA 92311
    (760) 255-6250
    0.7 K-6 696

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