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28%
  • Shafter High
  • 526 Mannel Ave., Shafter
  • Kern High
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,440
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 31:1
25%
  • Maple Elementary
  • 29161 Fresno Ave., Shafter
  • Maple Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 282
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
19%
  • Golden Oak Elementary
  • 331 Shafter Ave., Shafter
  • Richland Union Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 966
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
17%
  • Sequoia Elementary
  • 331 Shafter Ave., Shafter
  • Richland Union Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 824
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
16%
  • Richland Junior High
  • 331 Shafter Ave., Shafter
  • Richland Union Elementary
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 751
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
12%
  • Redwood Elementary
  • 331 N. Shafter Ave., Shafter
  • Richland Union Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 989
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
n/a
  • Central Valley High (continuation)
  • 526 Mannel Ave., Shafter
  • Kern High
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 84
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
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Shafter school information

IndexShafterCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores19%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools68,30879,221
Total private schools23,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
The Shafter, CA educational system consists of 6 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Shafter public schools have average test scores of 19% which is 49% lower than than the California average and 61% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Shafter public schools is 20:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 56.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 54.9% have completed high school, 6.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Shafter

IndexShafterCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade56.9%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school54.9%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college24.3%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree9.7%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors6.5%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters1.9%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.6%1.3%

There are a total of 6 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Shafter. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Shafter, CA schools is 19%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Shafter, CA, an average of 56.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 54.9% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Shafter schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Shafter, CA schools.

Source: The Shafter, 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.
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