Avg. test scores 38%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 16%

Big Bear Lake school information

IndexBig Bear LakeCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores30%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:120:116:1
Total public schools78,30879,221
Total private schoolsn/a3,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Big Bear Lake are 38% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Big Bear Lake
  • 90.2% of people in Big Bear Lake have completed 8th grade
  • 89.2% of people in Big Bear Lake have completed high school
  • 25.5% of people in Big Bear Lake have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Big Bear Lake

      IndexBig Bear LakeCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade90.2%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school89.2%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college69.1%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree39.6%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors25.5%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters9.1%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.1%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.2%1.6%1.3%

      Big Bear Lake, CA School Districts

      • Bear Valley Unified School District

      There are a total of 7 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Big Bear Lake. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Big Bear Lake, CA schools is 30%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Big Bear Lake, CA, an average of 90.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Mentone, CA9,90140%19%
      Yucaipa, CA52,88637%25%
      Big Bear City, CA13,85924%52%
      Lucerne Valley, CA5,26323%53%
      Big Bear Lake, CA5,14930%38%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Springhill, LA5,14949%0%
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      Fruitland, MD5,15125%50%
      Shelbyville, IL5,14743%12%
      Floral City, FL5,15267%36%
      Big Bear Lake, CA5,14930%38%
      Source: The Big Bear Lake, CA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.