PROFICIENCY 35% 8% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #4 of 4 in Wheatland
  • Ranked #3 of 4 in Wheatland
  • Ranked #4209 of 10298 in California
Proficiency Averages
43%Wheatland
40%Wheatland
38%California

Bear River is a school servicing grades 4 to 8 and is located in the district of "Wheatland" in Wheatland, CA. There are a total of 552 students and 28 teachers at Bear River, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 178 free lunch students and 79 reduced lunch students.

Bear River has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 35.0%, which is 8% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students552
Teachers28
Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch178
Reduced lunch79

 

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, 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
All34%
3n/a
420-24%
535-39%
630-34%
735-39%
840-44%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All36%
3n/a
410-14%
535-39%
635-39%
735-39%
840-44%
High Schooln/a

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.

Bear River race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White n/a n/a 24.1% 51.1%
Black n/a n/a 6.2% 15.9%
Asian n/a n/a 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a n/a 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a n/a 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a n/a 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a n/a 3.1% 3.1%

Wheatland demographics profile

StatisticWheatlandCaliforniaNational
Population3,61739,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)44525691
Median age37.536.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%52%55%
Speak English80%56%79%
Speak Spanish14%29%13%

Education level achieved in Wheatland

IndexWheatlandCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade81.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school80.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college59.7%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree24.1%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.4%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Bear River data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.