Big Bear Elementary School

  • Big Bear Elementary School serves 300 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Big Bear Elementary School's student population of 300 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Big Bear Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Big Bear Elementary School is 0.55, 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#7215 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
11%
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Hispanic
50%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
45%
24%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Big Bear Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.550.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBear Valley Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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