Barstow High School

  • Barstow High School serves 1,380 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 76%.
  • Barstow High School operates within the Barstow Unified School District.
  • Barstow Unified School District's 67% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1380 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,380 students
Barstow High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Barstow High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Barstow High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Barstow High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 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 Ratio 23:1 24:1
Barstow High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Barstow High School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
11%
Barstow High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
53%
54%
Barstow High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
16%
6%
Barstow High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
24%
24%
Barstow High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
2%
1%
Barstow High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Barstow High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Barstow High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.64 0.41
Barstow High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
61%
50%
Barstow High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
7%
9%
Barstow High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Barstow Unified School District's student population of 5,913 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,262 in this district is less than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,896 is less than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Barstow Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 5,913 1,597
Barstow Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 67% 83%
Barstow Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $54 MM $21 MM
Barstow Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $51 MM $21 MM
Barstow Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,262 $12,988
Barstow Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,896 $12,986
Barstow Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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