Munsey Elementary School

3801 Brave Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93309
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 613 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Munsey Elementary 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 24% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% 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: 613 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : 24%
  • : 32%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Munsey Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Munsey Elementary School's student population of 613 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
613 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Munsey Elementary School is 0.50, 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
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
24%
40%
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(18-19)
32%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Munsey Elementary 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
19:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
68%
56%
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Black
17%
5%
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White
9%
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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0.50
This chart display the diversity score of Munsey Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Munsey Elementary 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 Munsey Elementary 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?
24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 32% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Munsey Elementary School?
613 students attend Munsey Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
68% of Munsey Elementary School students are Hispanic, 17% of students are Black, 9% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Munsey Elementary School?
Munsey Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Munsey Elementary School offer ?
Munsey Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Munsey Elementary School part of?
Munsey Elementary School is part of Bakersfield City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 613 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : 24%
  • : 32%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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