Beardsley Junior High School

1001 Roberts Ln.
Bakersfield, CA 93308
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2.00 5 1 (1 review)
Beardsley Junior High School serves 357 students in grades 7-8.
Beardsley Junior 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Beardsley Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Beardsley Junior High School's student population of 357 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students357 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Beardsley Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Beardsley Junior High School is 0.57, which is less 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
#6496 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
41%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
51%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeardsley Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Beardsley Junior High School is North High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Standard Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beardsley Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bakersfield Beardsley Elementary School Math: 7% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 411 students
    0.0 miles
    1001 Roberts Ln.
    Bakersfield, CA 93308
    (661) 392-1417
    0 K-6 411
  • Bakersfield North Beardsley Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 733 students
    0.4 miles
    900 Sanford Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93308
    (661) 392-0878
    0.4 K-6 733
  • Bakersfield San Lauren Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 407 students
    1.2 miles
    5210 Victor St.
    Bakersfield, CA 93308
    (661) 393-5511
    1.2 K-6 407
  • Bakersfield Standard Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 570 students
    1.3 miles
    115 E. Minner Ave.
    Bakersfield, CA 93308
    (661) 392-2120
    1.3 K-5 570
  • Bakersfield Standard Middle School Math: 10% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 971 students
    1.3 miles
    1222 N. Chester Ave.
    Bakersfield, CA 93308
    (661) 392-2130
    1.3 6-8 971

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