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1241 G St.
Bakersfield, CA 93301-5173
p. 661-324-9841

Bakersfield High School
in Bakersfield, CA

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District & State Agencies

School District:
Kern Union High
State Agency:
California Dept Of Education

Information Summary

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School Demographics and Characteristics

School TypeRegular school
Grades offered9th Grade – 12th Grade
LevelHigh School
Teacher FTEs135.3
Surrounding communityCity, Large Territory inside an urbanized area and inside a principal city with population of 250,000 or more.
Title I Eligible
School-wide Title I
Magnet School
Charter School
Shared-time School

Demographics of Surrounding Area

Reported area around or near Bakersfield, CA 93301-5173
Total Population12,960 (12,960 urban / N/A rural)
Households5,040 (2.37 people per house)
Median Household Income$25,587
Families2,869 (3.08 people per family)
Pop. — African American1,618
Pop. — Asian407
Pop. — Pacific Islander37
Pop. — American Indian / Alaskan Native411
Pop. — White (incl. Hispanic)8,561
Pop. — Other2,573

Special Student Programs

What portion of students are enrolled in special programs?
  # in School % of School % of District
Free Lunch Students 1,092 39%  
Reduced-Price Lunch Students 150 5%  
Low-Cost Lunch Students 1,242 44%  
Migrant Students 5%
Special Ed. Students     8%
English Language Learners    

Averaged Freshmen Graduation Rate (AGFR)

The averaged freshman graduation rate is the number of graduates with regular diplomas compared to the size of the incoming freshman class.
  District State
Black Non-HispanicN/A62%
Asian / Pacific IslanderN/A59%
American Indian / Alaskan NativeN/A58%
White Non-HispanicN/A79%
All StudentsN/A71%

Completion / Diploma Recipients

Senior students that successfully complete through High-School and receive either a diploma or other completion certificate. Note: %'s are based on total population and do not imply dropout rates.
  # in District % of Seniors
in District
% of Seniors
in State
H.S. Diploma Recipients 6,291 76.16%
GED Recipients     1.82%
Other Completers N/A

Student Demographics

How many students enroll at Bakersfield High School?
  # in School % of School % of State
Black Non-Hispanic464>16%7%
Asian / Pacific Islander105<3%11%
American Indian / Alaskan Native22N/AN/A
White Non-Hispanic921>32%29%
9th Grade 150 419 21 4 241 835
10th Grade 95 289 18 4 210 616
11th Grade 109 340 36 5 234 724
12th Grade 110 254 30 9 236 639
Total 464 1,302 105 22 921 2,814

Kern Union High – District Faculty and Staff

Faculty and Staff FTEs (Full-Time Equivalents) for Bakersfield High School's local district.
  FTEs % of District % of State
Instructional Aides258.5<15%23%
Instructional Coordinators &amp; Supervisors77.1>4%2%
Library / Media Specialist17.0>1%0%
Library / Media SupportN/A1%
Guidance Staff (Elementary)N/A1%
Guidance Staff (Secondary)99.9>6%2%
Guidance Staff Total99.9>6%3%
District Admins9.0<1%1%
Dist. Admin/Sppt167.5>10%8%
School Admins35.3<2%5%
School Admin/Sppt307.5>18%12%
Other Support681.0>39%35%
  FTEs % of District % of State

Kern Union High Financial Summary

General district financials with comparisons to all districts in state.
  District State Ave.
  Amount Per Student Per Student
Payments to Private Schools   
Payments to Charter Schools$984,000<$26$253
Long–Term Debt
 Outstanding at Beginning of Fiscal Year$227,310,000<$6,087$6,877
 Issued During Fiscal Year$90,000,000<$2,410$3,981
 Retired During Fiscal Year$90,000,000<$2,410$3,981
 Outstanding at End of Fiscal Year$312,840,000>$8,377$7,553
Short–Term Debt
 Outstanding at Beginning of Fiscal Year   
 Outstanding at End of Fiscal Year  $264
 Sinking Fund$18,890,000>$505$480
 Bond Fund$110,064,000>$2,947$2,668
 Other Funds$96,683,000<$2,589$5,595
Total Revenues$423,567,000<$11,343$19,275
Total Expenses$427,752,000<$11,455$18,677

Kern Union High Teacher / Support Staff Salaries & Benefits

District compensation packages for teachers, instructional aides, and support staff.
  District † State Ave. †
† Limited to Teacher Salaries
Regular Education Programs$83,124,000$17,170,011
Special Education Programs$14,082,000$3,033,621
Vocational Education Programs$1,986,000$524,619
Other Education Programs$7,210,000$1,194,895
  District State Ave.
  Salary Benefits Salary Benefits
Instruction (incl. Teachers)$122,583,000$39,946,000$21,336,270$6,654,574
Support Services
 Instructional Staff$11,458,000$4,055,000$2,169,206$687,167
 General Administration$597,000$201,000$260,896$98,585
 School Administration$15,727,000$6,167,000$2,584,234$844,441
 Operation &amp; Maintenance of Plant$16,020,000$7,681,000$2,123,456$875,825
 Student Transportation$6,665,000$2,810,000$666,715$290,211
 Business / Central / Other$6,397,000$2,417,000$1,308,844$537,875
Food Services$4,430,000$2,096,000$779,499$293,953

Local District Expense Detail

Expense categories and state-level comparison for Kern Union High.
  District State Ave.
  Amount Per Student Per Student
Elementary / Secondary Education
  Support Services
  Instructional Staff$18,034,000<$482$981
  General Administration$1,102,000<$29$389
  School Administration$25,493,000<$682$936
  Operation &amp; Maintenance of Plant$45,316,000>$1,213$1,181
  Student Transportation$11,988,000<$321$609
  Business / Central / Other$12,963,000<$347$1,000
  Other Expenses
  Food Services$10,832,000<$290$368
  Enterprise Operations$128,000<$3$455
Non-Elementary / Non-Secondary Education
 Community Services$1,022,000<$27$1,224
 Adult Education$9,893,000>$264$185
Capital Outlay
 Land &amp; Existing Structures  $200
 Instructional Equipment$399,000<$10$33
 Other Equipment$2,354,000<$63$98
 Non-Specified Equipment   
Payments to State Govt's$14,000 $5
Payments to Local Govt's  $52
Payments to Other School Systems$785,000<$21$3,221
Debt Interest$12,970,000>$347$280

Local District Revenue Detail

Revenue categories and state-level comparison for Kern Union High.
  District State Ave.
  Amount Per Student Per Student
Federal Revenue
  Through State
  Title I$9,235,000<$247$387
  Children with Disabilities Idea$5,671,000<$151$807
  Math, Science, and Teacher Quality$1,831,000<$49$66
  Safe and Drug Free Schools$121,000<$3$44
  Title V, Part A$103,000<$2$13
  Vocational and Tech Education$1,731,000>$46$42
  Bilingual Education$283,000<$7$26
  Child Nutrition Act$4,892,000<$131$229
    Direct from Federal Government
  Impact Aid  $491
  Indian Education  $26
  Other  $752
State Revenue
 General Formula Assistance$150,220,000<$4,022$4,731
 Staff Improvement Programs$3,074,000<$82$111
 Special Education Programs$16,983,000<$454$2,042
 Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$5,042,000<$135$249
 Bilingual Education Programs   
 Gifted and Talented Programs$287,000<$7$24
 Vocational Education Programs$203,000<$5$11
 School Lunch Programs$451,000<$12$22
 Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$29,607,000<$792$1,687
 Transportation Programs$2,558,000<$68$305
 Other Programs$38,090,000<$1,020$2,347
  On Behalf
  Employee Benefits$5,239,000<$140$150
  Not Employee Benefits   
Local Revenue
 Parent Government Contributions  $12,136
 Property Taxes$113,819,000>$3,048$3,028
 General Sales Taxes   
 Public Utility Taxes   
 Individual and Corporate Income Taxes   
 All Other Taxes  $561
 From Other School Systems$83,000<$2$1,083
 From Cities and Counties$249,000<$6$72
 Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents  $19
 Transportation Fees from Pupils and Parents  $20
 School Lunch$3,020,000<$80$100
 Textbook Sales and Rentals   
 District Activity Receipts   
 Students Fees, Non-Specified  $3
 Other Sales and Services$28,000 $400
 Interest Earnings$11,109,000<$297$454

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