Kern County Juvenile Court

  • Kern County Juvenile Court serves 281 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Kern County Juvenile Court 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 15:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

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School Overview

  • Kern County Juvenile Court's student population of 281 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students281 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kern County Juvenile Court 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 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kern County Juvenile Court is 0.57, 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)#9442 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
59%
54%
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Black
21%
5%
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White
20%
23%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kern County Juvenile Court. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.570.64
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Graduation Rate20-24%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kern County Juvenile Court and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKern County Office Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Kern County Juvenile Court is Kern County Community (0.0 miles away)
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