Panama-Buena Vista Union School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 23 public schools serving 18,248 students in Panama-Buena Vista Union 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 Panama-Buena Vista Union School District have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Panama-Buena Vista Union School District are Ronald Reagan Elementary School, Stockdale Elementary School and Earl Warren Junior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Panama-Buena Vista Union School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NamePanama-Buena Vista Union School District
School District Websitehttp://www.pbvusd.net
School District Phone Number(661) 831-8331
School District Grades OfferedKG - 08
2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools23 Schools10,337 Schools
# of Students18,248 Students6,194,425 Students
# of Teachers710 Teachers264,623 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1

District Rank

Panama-Buena Vista Union School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 989 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#748 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Panama-Buena Vista Union  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Panama-Buena Vista Union  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Panama-Buena Vista Union  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 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.610.64
# of American Indian Students61 Students32,923 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students1,657 Students718,723 Students
% Asian Students
9%
12%
# of Hispanic Students10,544 Students3,364,711 Students
% Hispanic Students
58%
54%
# of Black Students1,684 Students337,249 Students
% Black Students
9%
5%
# of White Students3,706 Students1,436,577 Students
% White Students
20%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students106 Students28,735 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# of Two or more races Students490 Students272,835 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 18
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,324530,196
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,998456,718
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,010454,144
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,940445,871
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,075465,072
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,807470,456
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,016484,451
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,036474,188
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,042471,709
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 493,048
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 481,274
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 473,176
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 485,988
# of Ungraded Students: - 8,116

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,560 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,053. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,056 is less than the state median of $14,597. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$211 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Panama-Buena Vista Union  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$220 MM$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Panama-Buena Vista Union  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,560$15,053
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Panama-Buena Vista Union  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,056$14,597
This chart display average spending per public school student in Panama-Buena Vista Union  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Panama-Buena Vista Union School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Ronald Reagan Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    10800 Rosslyn Ln.
    Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (661) 665-8099

    Grades: K-6 | 938 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Stockdale Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7801 Kroll Way
    Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661) 831-7835

    Grades: K-6 | 646 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Earl Warren Junior High School Math: 42% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4615 Mountain Vista Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (661) 665-9210

    Grades: 7-8 | 891 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Old River Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    9815 Campus Park Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (661) 664-7009

    Grades: K-6 | 862 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Buena Vista Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    6547 Buena Vista Rd.
    Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (661) 831-0818

    Grades: K-6 | 946 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Roy W. Loudon Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4000 Loudon St.
    Bakersfield, CA 93313
    (661) 398-3210

    Grades: K-6 | 791 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Bill L. Williams Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    5601 Harris Rd.
    Bakersfield, CA 93313
    (661) 837-8070

    Grades: K-6 | 962 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Douglas J. Miller Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    7345 Mountain Ridge Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93313
    (661) 836-6689

    Grades: K-6 | 1,137 student
  • Rank: #99.
    Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    8900 W.wold Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (661) 665-9471

    Grades: K-6 | 540 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Sing Lum Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4600 Chaney Ln.
    Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (661) 664-1611

    Grades: K-6 | 734 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Leo B. Hart Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    9501 Ridge Oak Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (661) 664-1296

    Grades: K-6 | 721 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Panama Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    9400 Stine Rd.
    Bakersfield, CA 93313
    (661) 831-1741

    Grades: K-6 | 854 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Tevis Junior High School Math: 32% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3901 Pin Oak Park Blvd.
    Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (661) 664-7211

    Grades: 7-8 | 780 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Berkshire Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3900 Berkshire Rd.
    Bakersfield, CA 93313
    (661) 834-9472

    Grades: K-6 | 990 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Laurelglen Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2601 El Portal Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661) 831-4444

    Grades: K-6 | 585 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Louise Sandrini Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4100 Alum Ave.
    Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661) 397-1515

    Grades: K-6 | 667 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Stonecreek Junior High School Math: 27% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8000 Akers Rd.
    Bakersfield, CA 93313
    (661) 834-4521

    Grades: 7-8 | 969 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Amy B. Seibert Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2800 Agate St.
    Bakersfield, CA 93304
    (661) 832-4141

    Grades: K-6 | 715 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Charles H. Castle Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6001 Edgemont Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661) 834-5311

    Grades: K-6 | 843 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    O. J. Actis Junior High School Math: 25% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2400 W.holme Blvd.
    Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661) 833-1250

    Grades: 7-8 | 673 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Wayne Van Horn Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5501 Kleinpell Ave.
    Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661) 324-6538

    Grades: K-6 | 584 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Fred L. Thompson Junior High School Math: 17% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4200 Planz Rd.
    Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661) 832-8011

    Grades: 7-8 | 765 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Stine Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4300 Wilson Rd.
    Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661) 831-1022

    Grades: K-6 | 655 students
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