PROFICIENCY 60% 58% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
37%Kern High
29%Bakersfield
38%California

Centennial High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Kern High" in Bakersfield, CA. There are a total of 1,969 students and 74 teachers at Centennial High, for a student to teacher ratio of 27 to 1. There are a total of 349 free lunch students and 102 reduced lunch students.

Centennial High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 60.0%, which is 58% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1969
Teachers73.81
Student/Teacher ratio27:1
Free lunch349
Reduced lunch102

 

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 Centennial High, 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
All47%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School47%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All73%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School73%

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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Centennial High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 60.2% 24.5% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 2.4% 6.3% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 4.3% 3.9% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 29.7% 62.9% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 0.7% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.2% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.1% 1.6% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Endeavour Elementary46%0.6Bakersfield, CA
Discovery Elementary52%0.7Bakersfield, CA
William B. Bimat Elementary59%0.8Bakersfield, CA
Olive Drive Elementary51%1.3Bakersfield, CA
Almondale Elementary42%1.4Bakersfield, CA
Fruitvale Junior High50%1.4Greenacres, CA
Freedom Middle School44%1.8Bakersfield, CA
Rosedale-north Elementary38%1.8Greenacres, CA
Norris Middle School51%1.8Bakersfield, CA
Patriot Elementary43%2.1Bakersfield, CA
San Lauren Elementary35%2.2Bakersfield, CA
Columbia Elementary40%2.4Bakersfield, CA

Bakersfield demographics profile

StatisticBakersfieldCaliforniaNational
Population3,60638,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)16623291
Median age57.736.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%52%55%
Speak English97%56%79%
Speak Spanish1%29%13%

Education level achieved in Bakersfield

IndexBakersfieldCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade80.1%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school80.1%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college43.7%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree15.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors8.3%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters0.5%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Centennial High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.