Bellflower High School

  • Bellflower High School serves 2,546 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (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 51% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Bellflower High School's student population of 2,546 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 120 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students2,546 students
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Total Classroom Teachers120 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bellflower High School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bellflower High School is 0.39, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#4920 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bellflower High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bellflower High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
11%
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Hispanic
77%
54%
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Black
11%
6%
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White
4%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bellflower High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.390.64
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Graduation Rate
96%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bellflower High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBellflower Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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