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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 145 public schools in Bakersfield, CA, serving 121,964 students.
  • Bakersfield, CA public school have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the California public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 48% statewide average). Schools in Bakersfield have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Bakersfield, CA are Ronald Reagan Elementary School, Downtown Elementary School and Centennial Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is more than the California public school average of 23:1.

Top Bakersfield, CA Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Almondale Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Top 50%
    10510 Chippewa St.
    Bakersfield, CA 93312
    (661)588-6060

    Grades: K-6 | 680 students
  • American Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 20%
    800 Verdugo
    Bakersfield, CA 93312
    (661)587-2277

    Grades: K-6 | 746 students
  • Amy B. Seibert Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2800 Agate St.
    Bakersfield, CA 93304
    (661)832-4141

    Grades: K-6 | 715 students
  • Bakersfield High School Math: 16% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1241 G St.
    Bakersfield, CA 93301
    (661)324-9841

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,906 students
  • Beardsley Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1001 Roberts Ln.
    Bakersfield, CA 93308
    (661)392-1417

    Grades: K-6 | 411 students
  • Beardsley Junior High School Math: 24% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1001 Roberts Ln.
    Bakersfield, CA 93308
    (661)392-9254

    Grades: 7-8 | 357 students
  • Berkshire Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 64%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3900 Berkshire Rd.
    Bakersfield, CA 93313
    (661)834-9472

    Grades: K-6 | 990 students
  • Bessie E. Owens Intermediate Magnet School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    815 Eureka St.
    Bakersfield, CA 93305
    (661)631-5950

    Grades: 4-6 | 634 students
  • Bessie E. Owens Primary Magnet School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    815 Potomac Ave.
    Bakersfield, CA 93307
    (661)631-5420

    Grades: K-3 | 696 students
  • Bill L. Williams Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5601 Harris Rd.
    Bakersfield, CA 93313
    (661)837-8070

    Grades: K-6 | 962 students
  • Buena Vista Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    6547 Buena Vista Rd.
    Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (661)831-0818

    Grades: K-6 | 946 students
  • Caroline Harris Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4110 Garnsey Ln.
    Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661)631-5310

    Grades: K-6 | 532 students
  • Casa Loma Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    525 E. Casa Loma Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93307
    (661)631-5200

    Grades: K-5 | 791 students
  • Centennial Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    15200 W.dale Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93314
    (661)588-6020

    Grades: K-6 | 485 students
  • Centennial High School Math: 46% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Top 30%
    8601 Hageman Rd.
    Bakersfield, CA 93312
    (661)588-8601

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,023 students
  • Cesar E. Chavez Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 57% | Reading: 64%
    Rank: Top 20%
    4201 Mesa Marin Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93306
    (661)631-5870

    Grades: K-6 | 619 students
  • Charles H. Castle Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6001 Edgemont Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661)834-5311

    Grades: K-6 | 843 students
  • Chipman Junior High School Math: 25% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2905 Eissler St.
    Bakersfield, CA 93306
    (661)631-5210

    Grades: 7-8 | 892 students
  • Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 50%
    8900 W.wold Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (661)665-9471

    Grades: K-6 | 540 students
  • College Heights Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2551 Sunny Ln.
    Bakersfield, CA 93305
    (661)631-5220

    Grades: K-6 | 868 students
  • Colonel Howard Nichols Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3401 Renegade Ave.
    Bakersfield, CA 93306
    (661)631-5400

    Grades: K-6 | 851 students
  • Columbia Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 50%
    703 Mondavi Way
    Bakersfield, CA 93312
    (661)588-3540

    Grades: K-6 | 559 students
  • Compton Junior High School Math: 14% | Reading: 23%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3211 Pico Ave.
    Bakersfield, CA 93306
    (661)631-5230

    Grades: 7-8 | 673 students
  • Curran Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1116 Lymric Way
    Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661)631-5240

    Grades: 6-8 | 893 students
  • Del Rio Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Top 30%
    600 Hidalgo Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93314
    (661)588-6050

    Grades: K-6 | 437 students
  • Discovery Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Top 30%
    7500 Vaquero Ave.
    Bakersfield, CA 93308
    (661)589-7336

    Grades: K-6 | 815 students
  • Donald E. Suburu Math: 33% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Top 50%
    7315 Harris Rd.
    Bakersfield, CA 93313
    (661)665-8190

    Grades: K-5 | 741 students
  • Douglas J. Miller Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7345 Mountain Ridge Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93313
    (661)836-6689

    Grades: K-6 | 1,137 student
  • Downtown Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 10%
    2021 M St.
    Bakersfield, CA 93301
    (661)631-5920

    Grades: K-8 | 307 students
  • Dr. Douglas K. Fletcher Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 50%
    9801 Highland Knolls Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93306
    (661)631-5960

    Grades: K-5 | 647 students
  • Dr. Juliet Thorner Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5501 Thorner St.
    Bakersfield, CA 93306
    (661)631-5490

    Grades: K-6 | 877 students
  • Earl Warren Junior High School Math: 46% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 30%
    4615 Mountain Vista Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (661)665-9210

    Grades: 7-8 | 891 students
  • East Bakersfield High School Math: 14% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2200 Quincy St.
    Bakersfield, CA 93306
    (661)871-7221

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,346 students
  • Edison Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    721 S. Edison Rd.
    Bakersfield, CA 93307
    (661)366-8216

    Grades: 5-8 | 463 students
  • Emerson Middle School Math: 12% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    801 Fourth St.
    Bakersfield, CA 93304
    (661)631-5260

    Grades: 6-8 | 805 students
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