PROFICIENCY 37% 3% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
37%Kern High
21%Lake Isabella

Kern Valley High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Kern High" in Lake Isabella, CA. There are a total of 469 students and 19 teachers at Kern Valley High, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 236 free lunch students and 45 reduced lunch students.

Kern Valley High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 37.0%, which is 3% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch236
Reduced lunch45


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 Kern Valley 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

High School25-29%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School45-49%

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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Kern Valley High race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 77.4% 24.5% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 1.7% 6.3% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.9% 3.9% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 11.1% 62.9% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 4.0% 0.7% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.9% 0.2% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.0% 1.6% 3.1% 3.1%

Lake Isabella demographics profile

StatisticLake IsabellaCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)4,26725691
Median age24.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%52%55%
Speak English12%56%79%
Speak Spanish87%29%13%

Education level achieved in Lake Isabella

IndexLake IsabellaCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade37.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school34.4%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college16.9%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree5.6%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors2.2%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters0.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Kern Valley 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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