Bernardo Heights Middle School

12990 Paseo Lucido
San Diego, CA 92128
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Bernardo Heights Middle School serves 1,546 students in grades 6-8.
Bernardo Heights Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Bernardo Heights Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Bernardo Heights Middle School's student population of 1,546 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,546 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

Bernardo Heights Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Bernardo Heights Middle School is 0.65, 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
#1350 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
22%
12%
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Hispanic
14%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
53%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePoway Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bernardo Heights Middle School is Rancho Bernardo High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Community Collaborative Charter (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highland Ranch Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Diego Rancho Bernardo High School Math: 53% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,359 students
    0.1 miles
    13010 Paseo Lucido
    San Diego, CA 92128
    (858) 485-4800
    0.1 9-12 2,359
  • San Diego Highland Ranch Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 709 students
    0.8 miles
    14840 Waverley Downs Way
    San Diego, CA 92128
    (858) 674-4707
    0.8 K-5 709
  • San Marcos Community Collaborative Charter Charter School
    Math: 34% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 2,030 students
    1.3 miles
    32248 Crown Valley Rd.
    San Marcos, CA 92078
    (760) 494-9646
    1.3 K-12 2,030
  • San Diego Turtleback Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 609 students
    1.3 miles
    15855 Turtleback Rd.
    San Diego, CA 92127
    (858) 673-5514
    1.3 K-5 609
  • San Diego Rolling Hills Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 446 students
    1.5 miles
    15255 Penasquitos Dr.
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 672-3400
    1.5 K-5 446

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