Bear Mountain Elementary



Bear Mountain Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bear Mountain Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 140
1 105
2 127
3 99
4 105
5 119
6 95
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 44

Bear Mountain Elementary is a public elementary school located in Arvin, CA in the Arvin Union Elementary School District. It enrolls 834 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bear Mountain Elementary is the 598th largest public school in California and the 3,303rd largest nationally. It has 20.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 834
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 40
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,303rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 598th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,222nd out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 212th out of 6,159

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Bear Mountain Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 419
(50%)
1,628
(52%)
 Female 415
(50%)
1,531
(48%)

Bear Mountain Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 799
(96%)
3,021
(96%)
 White 26
(3%)
108
(3%)
 Black 7
(1%)
13
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
9
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Bear Mountain Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 826
(99%)
3,142
(99%)
 Not Eligible 8
(1%)
17
(1%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Bear Mountain Elementary is ranked 143rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bear Mountain Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Bear Mountain Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1053
2006 1056
2007 1043
2008 884
2009 868
2010 892
2011 828
2012 834

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.5
2006 18.1
2007 19.7
2008 20.6
2009 21.2
2010 N/A
2011 23.4
2012 20.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.997150997151
2006 0.96780303030303
2007 0.95206136145733
2008 0.96606334841629
2009 0.90092165898618
2010 0.95627802690583
2011 0.89734299516908
2012 0.99040767386091

Compare Bear Mountain Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,080.0% 20.8:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 99.0%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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