PROFICIENCY 51% 34% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
54%Norris Elementary
31%Bakersfield
38%California

Norris Middle School is a school servicing grades 7 to 8 and is located in the district of "Norris Elementary" in Bakersfield, CA. There are a total of 939 students and 35 teachers at Norris Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 27 to 1. There are a total of 112 free lunch students and 50 reduced lunch students.

Norris Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 51.0%, which is 34% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students939
Teachers35.01
Student/Teacher ratio27:1
Free lunch112
Reduced lunch50

 

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 Norris Middle School, 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
All44%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
744%
844%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All58%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
758%
859%
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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Norris Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 55.0% 55.0% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 1.1% 1.1% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 6.6% 6.6% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 29.6% 29.6% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.5% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.2% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 7.0% 7.0% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
William B. Bimat Elementary59%1.0Bakersfield, CA
Almondale Elementary42%1.2Bakersfield, CA
Olive Drive Elementary51%1.3Bakersfield, CA
Norris Elementary51%1.5Bakersfield, CA
Veterans Elementary57%1.6Bakersfield, CA
Freedom Middle School44%1.7Bakersfield, CA
Centennial High60%1.8Bakersfield, CA
Discovery Elementary52%2.1Bakersfield, CA
Endeavour Elementary46%2.1Bakersfield, CA
Patriot Elementary43%2.2Bakersfield, CA
Frontier High45%2.2Bakersfield, CA
Rosedale-north Elementary38%2.4Greenacres, 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 Norris Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.