Bear Valley Middle School

  • Bear Valley Middle School serves 1,079 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Bear Valley Middle School's student population of 1,079 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,079 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bear Valley Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bear Valley Middle School is 0.56, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#4865 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
11%
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Hispanic
60%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bear Valley Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
6%
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White
29%
24%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bear Valley Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.560.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEscondido Union School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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