Schools in Bakersfield

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School Districts in Bakersfield

District Type Grade Span Schools Students
Kern Union High Public 7 - 12 24 38,119
Bakersfield City Public K - 8 42 28,780

Schools in Bakersfield

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    9 Ronald Reagan Elementary School

    'So far I have been pleased with the school. I love the diversity and great parental involvement. I had to laugh at the review about white teachers discriminating against other races, though. During...

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    8 Discovery Elementary School

    'We recently had to relocate, AWAY from Discovery. We miss it, it was a wonderful school experience. My daughter attended 1st-6th grade, and my son just finished kindergarten with Mrs. Horn. They both...

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    8 W. A. Kendrick Elementary School

    'Great administration! Teachers work above and beyond for their students success. I worked there for one year and had too be out of state. I'm sad I had to leave.'

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    8 Centennial Elementary School

    'This is our first year and we have four children attending, grades K, 2, 4, and 6. Each of them love their teachers. The teachers are like their cheerleaders. My children feel supported and...

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    8 Downtown Elementary School

    'We consider ourselves very lucky to have our child at Downtown School. We love the fact that the school is so small - and that the students have the opportunity to grow up together. Awards...

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    8 Veterans Elementary School

    'Moved into the district last year and I'm sure glad we did. My daughters academics have improved greatly. She is finally being challenged!'

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    8 Norris Elementary School

    'I love Norris Elementary, it's a great school! Teachers are excellent and really care about the students. There is also a lot of parent support in the class rooms and at school functions. If you are...

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    8 Cesar E. Chavez Elementary School

    'Those lucky enough to live in the Cesar Chavez boundary lines should thank their lucky stars. We chose to buy in this part of town because of this hidden gem of a school. They perform above almost...

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    8 Stockdale Elementary School

    'I love my school!! I'm going to miss it soo much next year!!! I love my teacher!!! Hee is the best!!!!'

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    8 William B. Bimat Elementary School

    'Bimat is a gem of a school! It is the smallest school in the best school district in Bakersfield. My children are in 2nd and 3rd grade and are thriving. The teachers and staff are amazing and very...

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    8 Downtown Elementary School

    'We consider ourselves very lucky to have our child at Downtown School. We love the fact that the school is so small - and that the students have the opportunity to grow up together. Awards...

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    8 Fruitvale Junior High School

    'This school choose to oppress their students creativity instead of raising them up for their accomplishments. This school uses a system that teaches children to hide what displease authorities, they...

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    7 Earl Warren Junior High School

    'I would highly recommend Warren Jr High for their children to attend. I am raising my grandson, and his teachers, counselor, vice principle front desk ladies, and special services have gone over and...

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    7 Rosedale Middle School

    'Daughter just started 8th grade here. She was so nervous, and the school helped her out. Great students. love it already.'

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    7 Beardsley Junior High School

    'I moved to Bakersfield from Chicago In August. I am sure that its a very good school, my son is doing well academically. But I am very disappointed in the communication process of the Principal, the...

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    7 Chipman Junior High School

    'This school has gotten 1st place in many things including acidemics. My mother didnt allow me to go to this but I know many of great students go there.'

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    7 Freedom Middle School

    'My kids and nephews have attended FMS. All I can say is that I applaud the school policy of No Tolerance for misbehavior. Kids go to school to learn and to acquire social and behavioral skills. The...

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    7 Norris Middle School

    'I am a student of Norris middle school and between the teachers and students there is more favoritism with some students them others. The teachers at Norris aren't exited about teaching and the kids...

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    6 Rio Bravo-Greeley Elementary School

    'this is the best school ever'

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    5 Mckee Middle School

    'great scheduale nice teachers great classes'

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    9 Centennial High School

    'Love, Love, Love this school!!! The staff is great; super kind and helpful. The teachers really take time to work with students that may be struggling. The school has high expectations for their...

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    8 Frontier High School

    'I am a senior graduating from this school with the class of 2014 and all I can say is that if you cannot seem to appreciate what this school has to offer, you better start looking for $20,000 to pay...

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    8 Stockdale High School

    'Stockdale does not offer students the education that they deserve. I would not recommend this school to students who wish to pursue an advanced education or a child who struggles academically as the...

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    8 Liberty High School

    'Liberty is an outstanding school filled with school spirit and amazing teachers! I have enjoyed every day bieng at liberty and im a patriot for life!'

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    6 Independence High School

    'What really impressed me about Independence high school teachers actually cared about their students. This school has really help make a huge improvement in grades and life. They luv being in school...

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    6 Bakersfield High School

    'strong school. Both of my children have attended BHS and were extremely involved representing their school. The school offers many opportunities for growth and invlovement. Security is good and a...

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    6 Ridgeview High School

    'I attended Ridgeview from 2007 to 2011. I was meant to attend IHS, a neighboring school, but transferred to RHS to attend their Information Technology Academy. My experience with this program gave me...

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    6 North High School

    'Im currently attending North High in my senior year and I can tell you my 4 years have been up and down; its a good high school, not the best but Good overall, But the thing North high isn't so great...

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    5 Valley Oaks Charter School

    'This Charter school is outstanding. My daughters went there for two years and the teachers really helped equip me for home schooling. They not only take the time to go over every aspect of...

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    5 Golden Valley High School

    'Golden Valley isn't as bad as people may think it is. It can be improved though. I don't like the classes here. My grades dropped when I moved here because they were ahead of what I was doing at my...

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