Sequoia Middle School



Sequoia Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sequoia Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 324
7 317
8 345
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sequoia Middle School is a public elementary school located in Bakersfield, CA in the Bakersfield City School District. It enrolls 986 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 28.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 986
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.2

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Sequoia Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 507
(51%)
13,900
(51%)
 Female 479
(49%)
13,496
(49%)

Sequoia Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 800
(81%)
21,269
(78%)
 Black 91
(9%)
2,413
(9%)
 White 80
(8%)
2,815
(10%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
334
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
167
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
354
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
44
(0%)

Sequoia Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 857
(87%)
22,357
(82%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 79
(8%)
1,938
(7%)
 Not Eligible 50
(5%)
3,101
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Sequoia Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (94.9%) 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.

Sequoia Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1046
2006 979
2007 945
2008 908
2009 887
2010 959
2011 948
2012 986

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 26
2006 25.4
2007 24
2008 24
2009 26.9
2010 N/A
2011 24.9
2012 28

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91204588910134
2006 0.90091930541369
2007 0.88677248677249
2008 0.9284140969163
2009 0.93573844419391
2010 0.94473409801877
2011 0.84177215189873
2012 0.94929006085193

Compare Sequoia Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,800.0% 28.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 94.9%
 

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Sequoia Middle School
Bakersfield, CA
Public 06 - 08 986 28:1  
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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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