Tevis Junior High School

3901 Pin Oak Park Blvd.
Bakersfield, CA 93311
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Tevis Junior High School serves 780 students in grades 7-8.
Tevis Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Tevis Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Tevis Junior High School's student population of 780 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students780 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Tevis Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Tevis Junior High School is 0.64, which is equal to 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 Testing Rank
#4873 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
52%
54%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
28%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePanama-Buena Vista Union School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tevis Junior High School is Stockdale High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Earl Warren Junior High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sing Lum Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bakersfield Sing Lum Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 734 students
    0.5 miles
    4600 Chaney Ln.
    Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (661) 664-1611
    0.5 K-6 734
  • Bakersfield Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 540 students
    0.7 miles
    8900 W.wold Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (661) 665-9471
    0.7 K-6 540
  • Bakersfield Old River Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 862 students
    0.7 miles
    9815 Campus Park Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (661) 664-7009
    0.7 K-6 862
  • Bakersfield Laurelglen Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 585 students
    0.9 miles
    2601 El Portal Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661) 831-4444
    0.9 K-6 585
  • Bakersfield Leo B. Hart Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 721 students
    0.9 miles
    9501 Ridge Oak Dr.
    Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (661) 664-1296
    0.9 K-6 721

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