Bay Farm

200 Aughinbaugh Way
Alameda, CA 94502
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
5.00 (1 review)
Bay Farm serves 640 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Bay Farm placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Bay Farm ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Bay Farm's student population of 640 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students640 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Rankings

Bay Farm is ranked within the top 5% 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 Bay Farm is 0.73, 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
#409 out of 9659 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
39%
12%
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Hispanic
13%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
25%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
20%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.730.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlameda Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bay Farm is Arise High School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lincoln Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Amelia Earhart Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Alameda Amelia Earhart Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 643 students
    0.8 miles
    400 Packet Landing Rd.
    Alameda, CA 94502
    (510) 748-4003
    0.8 K-5 643
  • Alameda Frank Otis Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 644 students
    1.3 miles
    3010 Fillmore St.
    Alameda, CA 94501
    (510) 748-4013
    1.3 K-5 644
  • Alameda Lincoln Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 873 students
    1.4 miles
    1250 Fernside Blvd.
    Alameda, CA 94501
    (510) 748-4018
    1.4 6-8 873
  • Alameda Donald D. Lum Elementary School Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 4-5 | 87 students
    1.6 miles
    420 Grand St.
    Alameda, CA 94501
    (510) 748-4015
    1.6 4-5 87
  • Alameda Will C. Wood Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 519 students
    1.7 miles
    420 Grand St.
    Alameda, CA 94501
    (510) 748-4015
    1.7 6-8 519

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