Curran Middle School

1116 Lymric Way
Bakersfield, CA 93309
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Curran Middle School serves 968 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 968 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Curran Middle School's student population of 968 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
968 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Curran Middle School is 0.36, which is less 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)
17%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
36%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Curran Middle School 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
79%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Curran Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
10%
5%
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White
7%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Curran Middle School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.36
This chart display the diversity score of Curran Middle School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Curran Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Curran Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
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?
17% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 36% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Curran Middle School?
968 students attend Curran Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Curran Middle School students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Black, 7% of students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Curran Middle School?
Curran Middle School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Curran Middle School offer ?
Curran Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Curran Middle School part of?
Curran Middle School is part of Bakersfield City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 968 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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