Big Bear Elementary School

40940 Pennsylvania
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Big Bear Elementary School serves 278 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Big Bear Elementary 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 15-19% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Big Bear Elementary School's student population of 278 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Big Bear Elementary 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 Big Bear Elementary School is 0.56, 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
#8111 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
50%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
44%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBear Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Big Bear Elementary School is Big Bear High School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Big Bear Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Shore Elementary School (2.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Big Bear Lake Big Bear Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 354 students
    0.5 miles
    41275 Big Bear Blvd.
    Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
    (909) 866-4634
    0.5 7-8 354
  • Big Bear Lake North Shore Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 542 students
    2.0 miles
    765 N. Stanfield Cutoff
    Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
    (909) 866-7501
    2 K-6 542
  • Big Bear Lake Baldwin Lane Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 453 students
    4.4 miles
    44500 Baldwin Ln.
    Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
    (909) 585-7766
    4.4 K-6 453
  • Big Bear Lake Big Bear High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 733 students
    4.8 miles
    351 Maple Ln.
    Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
    (909) 585-6892
    4.8 9-12 733
  • Big Bear Lake Chautauqua High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 46 students
    4.8 miles
    525 Maple Ln.
    Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
    (909) 585-2521
    4.8 8-12 46

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