Fern Bacon Middle School

4140 Cuny Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95823
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 691 students in grades 7-8, Fern Bacon Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is equal to the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 691 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : 26%
  • : 35%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Fern Bacon Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Fern Bacon Middle School's student population of 691 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
691 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Fern Bacon Middle School is 0.67, 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
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
26%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fern Bacon Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
35%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fern Bacon 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
21:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
25%
12%
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Hispanic
50%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Fern Bacon Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
16%
5%
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White
3%
21%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.67
This chart display the diversity score of Fern Bacon 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
82%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fern Bacon 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
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fern Bacon 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?
26% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 35% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Fern Bacon Middle School?
691 students attend Fern Bacon Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Fern Bacon Middle School students are Hispanic, 25% of students are Asian, 16% of students are Black, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are White, and 2% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Fern Bacon Middle School?
Fern Bacon Middle School has a student ration of 21:1, which is equal to the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Fern Bacon Middle School offer ?
Fern Bacon Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is Fern Bacon Middle School part of?
Fern Bacon Middle School is part of Sacramento City Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 691 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : 26%
  • : 35%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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