PROFICIENCY 41% 6% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
32%Panama-Buena Vista Union
31%Bakersfield
38%California

Berkshire Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Panama-Buena Vista Union" in Bakersfield, CA. There are a total of 1,003 students and 39 teachers at Berkshire Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 26 to 1. There are a total of 617 free lunch students and 159 reduced lunch students.

Berkshire Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 40.5%, which is 6% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1003
Teachers39
Student/Teacher ratio26:1
Free lunch617
Reduced lunch159

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Berkshire Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All29%
335-39%
430-34%
520-24%
625-29%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All52%
345-49%
450-54%
545-49%
655-59%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Berkshire Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 16.7% 23.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 6.3% 9.8% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 10.5% 9.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 64.7% 55.2% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.7% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.4% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.2% 1.2% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Stonecreek Junior High30%0.5Bakersfield, CA
Granite Pointe Elementary19%0.6Bakersfield, CA
Roy W. Loudon Elementary15%0.7Bakersfield, CA
Ridgeview High44%1.1Bakersfield, CA
Douglas J. Miller Elementary29%1.2Bakersfield, CA
Bill L. Williams Elementary31%1.4Bakersfield, CA
Panama Elementary30%1.5Bakersfield, CA
W. A. Kendrick Elementary45%1.6Bakersfield, CA
Horizon Elementary17%1.9Bakersfield, CA
Valle Verde Elementary21%1.9Bakersfield, CA
Golden Valley High33%2.1Bakersfield, CA
Greenfield Middle School21%2.1Bakersfield, CA

Bakersfield demographics profile

StatisticBakersfieldCaliforniaNational
Population367,55538,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,45523291
Median age30.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%52%55%
Speak English59%56%79%
Speak Spanish34%29%13%

Education level achieved in Bakersfield

IndexBakersfieldCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade77.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school76.2%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college54.4%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.6%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.3%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.5%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Berkshire Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.