Fruitvale Junior High School

2114 Calloway Dr.
Bakersfield, CA 93312
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Fruitvale Junior High School serves 696 students in grades 7-8.
Fruitvale Junior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 696 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Fruitvale Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Fruitvale Junior High School's student population of 696 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
696 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Fruitvale Junior High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Fruitvale Junior High School is 0.62, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#840 out of 3649 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
46%
56%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
41%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
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 is Fruitvale Junior High School's ranking?
Fruitvale Junior High School is ranked #840 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in California.
What schools are Fruitvale Junior High School often compared to?
Fruitvale Junior High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Cecil Avenue Math And Science Academy by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Fruitvale Junior High School?
696 students attend Fruitvale Junior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
46% of Fruitvale Junior High School students are Hispanic, 41% of students are White, 5% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Fruitvale Junior High School?
Fruitvale Junior High School has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Fruitvale Junior High School offer ?
Fruitvale Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is Fruitvale Junior High School part of?
Fruitvale Junior High School is part of Fruitvale Elementary School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 696 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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