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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public charter school managed by Kern High School District serving 423 students in Bakersfield, California.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California state average of 76%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 23:1.

Kern High School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Bakersfield Kern Workforce 2000 Academy Charter School
    5801 Sundale Ave.
    Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661)827-3158

    Grades: 9-12 | 423 students

Overview

School District NameKern High School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students38,705 students
# of Teachers1,504 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio26:1
# of Male Students19,306 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students19,399 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.53
# of American Indian Students248 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students1,515 students
% Asian Students
4%
# of Hispanic Students25,271 students
% Hispanic Students
65%
# of Black Students2,279 students
% Black Students
6%
# of White Students8,464 students
% White Students
22%
# of Hawaiian Students69 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students859 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten: -
# of Students in 1st Grade: -
# of Students in 2nd Grade: -
# of Students in 3rd Grade: -
# of Students in 4th Grade: -
# of Students in 5th Grade: -
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade:9,951
# of Students in 10th Grade:9,732
# of Students in 11th Grade:9,397
# of Students in 12th Grade:9,625
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Kern High School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kern High School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kern High School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
89%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Kern High School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,000 is higher than the state average of $10,798. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,682 is less than the state average of $11,280. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$408 MM$17 MM
This chart display total revenue of Kern High School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$396 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of Kern High School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,000$10,798
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kern High School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,682$11,280
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kern High School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Kern High School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.53, which is higher than the California average of 0.41. The most diverse school in the district is Stockdale High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.