PROFICIENCY 34% 11% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
37%Bellflower Unified
31%Bellflower
38%California

Bellflower High is a school servicing grades 7 to 12 and is located in the district of "Bellflower Unified" in Bellflower, CA. There are a total of 2,752 students and 123 teachers at Bellflower High, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 1,773 free lunch students and 519 reduced lunch students.

Bellflower High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 34.0%, which is 11% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2752
Teachers122.6
Student/Teacher ratio23:1
Free lunch1773
Reduced lunch519

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment179
Taking some courses176
Taking some courses (not tests)6
Passing some courses98
Passing no courses68

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 Bellflower High, there are a total of 179 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 176 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All23%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
720%
821%
High School29%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All45%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
736%
837%
High School66%

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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Bellflower High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 5.6% 11.1% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 12.9% 13.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 6.8% 8.5% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 71.7% 62.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.0% 1.1% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.5% 2.7% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Frank E. Woodruff Elementary20%0.4Bellflower, CA
Ernie Pyle Elementary37%0.4Bellflower, CA
Washington Elementary25%0.7Bellflower, CA
Anna M. Glazier Elementary24%0.8Norwalk, CA
Loretta Lampton Elementary32%1.2Norwalk, CA
Corvallis Middle School25%1.3Norwalk, CA
New River Elementary22%1.3Norwalk, CA
Lewis Elementary45%1.3Downey, CA
Ramona Elementary29%1.4Bellflower, CA
Albert Baxter Elementary47%1.5Bellflower, CA
Carpenter Elementary26%1.5Downey, CA
D. D. Johnston Elementary19%1.5Norwalk, CA

Bellflower demographics profile

StatisticBellflowerCaliforniaNational
Population77,68738,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)12,69823291
Median age33.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%52%55%
Speak English45%56%79%
Speak Spanish42%29%13%

Education level achieved in Bellflower

IndexBellflowerCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade77.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school75.3%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college50.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.2%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.7%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.4%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Bellflower High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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