Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School

8900 W.wold Dr.
Bakersfield, CA 93311
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School serves 693 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 693 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School's student population of 693 students has grown by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
693 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
41%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
54%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
26:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
12%
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Hispanic
54%
56%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
19%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
41% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School?
693 students attend Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
54% of Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School students are Hispanic, 19% of students are White, 13% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are Black, and 6% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School?
Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School has a student ration of 26:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School offer ?
Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School part of?
Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School is part of Panama-Buena Vista Union School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 693 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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