PROFICIENCY 67% 76% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
55%Nevada Joint Union High
44%Grass Valley
38%California

Bear River High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Nevada Joint Union High" in Grass Valley, CA. There are a total of 711 students and 29 teachers at Bear River High, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 112 free lunch students and 49 reduced lunch students.

Bear River High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 67.0%, which is 76% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students711
Teachers28.57
Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch112
Reduced lunch49

 

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 Bear River 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
All50-54%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School50-54%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All80-84%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School80-84%

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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Bear River High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 87.3% 84.8% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.5% 0.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.5% 1.4% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 7.4% 8.2% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.3% 1.6% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.3% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.8% 3.2% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Sierra Hills Elementary45%4.7Meadow Vista, CA
Alta Sierra Elementary57%5.2Alta Sierra, CA
Core Placer Charter22%7.2Colfax, CA
Colfax Elementary42%7.3Colfax, CA
Colfax High60%7.3Colfax, CA
Rock Creek Elementary22%7.3North Auburn, CA
Auburn Elementary33%8.1North Auburn, CA

Grass Valley demographics profile

StatisticGrass ValleyCaliforniaNational
Population12,86138,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,45023291
Median age47.536.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%52%55%
Speak English90%56%79%
Speak Spanish7%29%13%

Education level achieved in Grass Valley

IndexGrass ValleyCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade87.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school86.5%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college66.1%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.0%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors24.6%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters10.3%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.4%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.6%1.3%
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