Caroline Harris Elementary School

  • Caroline Harris Elementary School serves 532 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (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 40% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Caroline Harris Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

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School Overview

  • Caroline Harris Elementary School's student population of 532 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students532 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Caroline Harris Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Caroline Harris Elementary School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#5869 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
64%
54%
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Black
13%
5%
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White
18%
23%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBakersfield City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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