Big Pine Unified School District

500 S. Main St.
Big Pine, CA 93513-0908
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Big Pine Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 159 students in Big Pine Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Big Pine Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the California public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 47% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
2 Schools
10,378 Schools
# Students
159 Students
5,877,829 Students
# Teachers
15 Teachers
267,754 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Big Pine Unified School District, which is ranked #904 of all 1,939 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 50% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (CA)
#1174 out of 1941 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall district rank of Big Pine Unified  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
25-29%
33%
This chart displays the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Big Pine Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
30-34%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Big Pine Unified  School District 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 2021-22 school year data.
21-39%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Big Pine Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥50%
87%
This chart displays public school graduation rate of Big Pine Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.74
0.63
# American Indian Students
50 Students
27,207 Students
% American Indian Students
31%
1%
# Asian Students
1 Student
696,650 Students
% Asian Students
1%
12%
# Hispanic Students
49 Students
3,281,593 Students
% Hispanic Students
31%
56%
# Black Students
n/a
296,698 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
35 Students
1,235,110 Students
% White Students
22%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
24,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
24 Students
309,952 Students
% of Two or more races Students
15%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
13
469,575
# Students in 1st Grade:
19
408,278
# Students in 2nd Grade:
18
421,129
# Students in 3rd Grade:
17
426,453
# Students in 4th Grade:
17
432,771
# Students in 5th Grade:
15
440,675
# Students in 6th Grade:
12
440,627
# Students in 7th Grade:
8
434,997
# Students in 8th Grade:
12
455,821
# Students in 9th Grade:
5
484,176
# Students in 10th Grade:
7
494,854
# Students in 11th Grade:
9
478,576
# Students in 12th Grade:
7
489,879
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $29,742 is higher than the state median of $19,801. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $27,113 is higher than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has declined by 14% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$5 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart displays total revenue of Big Pine Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$4 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart displays total spending of Big Pine Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$29,742
$19,801
This chart displays average revenue per public school student in Big Pine Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$27,113
$18,236
This chart displays average spending per public school student in Big Pine Unified  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Big Pine Unified School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Big Pine High School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
500 S. Main St.
Big Pine, CA 93513
(760) 938-2222
Grades: 9-12
| 28 students
Rank: #22.
Big Pine Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
500 S. Main St.
Big Pine, CA 93513
(760) 938-2222
Grades: K-8
| 131 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Big Pine Unified School District?
Big Pine Unified School District manages 2 public schools serving 159 students.
What is the rank of Big Pine Unified School District?
Big Pine Unified School District is ranked #904 out of 1,939 school districts in California (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of California school districts for: Most diverse schools (Top 1%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Big Pine Unified School District?
31% of Big Pine Unified School District students are American Indian, 31% of students are Hispanic, 22% of students are White, 15% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Big Pine Unified School District?
Big Pine Unified School District has a student/teacher ratio of 11:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.
What is Big Pine Unified School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $27,113 is higher than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has declined by 14% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 159 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • : ≥50% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 21-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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