Bidwell Junior High School



Bidwell Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bidwell Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 336
8 336
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bidwell Junior High School is a public elementary school located in Chico, CA in the Chico Unf School District. It enrolls 672 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 24.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 672
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.9

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Bidwell Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 348
(52%)
4,266
(51%)
 Female 324
(48%)
4,062
(49%)

Bidwell Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 441
(66%)
5,171
(62%)
 Hispanic 129
(19%)
1,887
(23%)
 Asian 50
(7%)
463
(6%)
 Black 24
(4%)
286
(3%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
332
(4%)
 American Indian 10
(1%)
145
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(1%)
44
(1%)

Bidwell Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 324
(48%)
4,043
(49%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 283
(42%)
3,589
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(10%)
696
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Bidwell Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Bidwell Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 797
2006 799
2007 781
2008 760
2009 687
2010 666
2011 666
2012 672

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.3
2006 23
2007 19.1
2008 23.9
2009 23.7
2010 N/A
2011 24.2
2012 24.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41154328732748
2006 0.43178973717146
2007 0.41997439180538
2008 0.45657894736842
2009 0.47161572052402
2010 0.47297297297297
2011 0.1966966966967
2012 0.51785714285714

Compare Bidwell Junior High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,410.0% 24.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 51.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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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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