Bakersfield High School

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1241 G St

Bakersfield, CA 93301

(661) 324-9841

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 2,306

Students Per Teacher: 19

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for 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 priority is safety! Tradition runs deep

Posted by a parent on 09/13/10

my daughter just loves b.h.s. the teachers are outstanding they are really willing to work with the students and I could be happier with this school

Posted by a parent on 09/16/09

This is a wonderful school and the last without regulations and chain link fences. It gives the students more opportunity to get to be there, instead of having to be there.

Posted by a parent on 05/09/09

As a former student, because one cannot be a former Driller, I graduated from Bakersfield high School in the top 100 of my class. I know a bit about the school. I was on the debate team, in the AFROTC, and took AP/Honors classes. I also took some CP classes during my tenure there and I came across a ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/24/09

The band and orchestra program has been struggling for years- great opportunities but no administrative support other than lip service. Sports reign and academics are given enough due to look good on paper. The real needs of the students are overlooked in a pursuit of the Driller Tradition. They want ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/02/09

-Great academics, especially higher end (Honors, AP) -Excellent extracurricular programs -A great family atmosphere

Posted by a teacher on 05/07/06

Great school. My mother, myself and my 2 daughters went to BHS. Teachers are great and work very hard to give each student individual attention.

Posted by a parent on 04/11/06

Great school, My son learned so much there, the teachers are excellent!

Posted by a parent on 04/04/06

Bakersfield High has been a great school. My daughter has been actively involved in choir for four years. There is something for everyone and the students excell in all areas, academics, athletics, clubs, leadership, etc. There is great pride in the history of the school and the faculty instills a sense ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/14/05

The advanced level coursework at Bakersfield High provided a solid foundation for my success in College. Additionally, the science teachers sparked a lifelong interest in the sciences.

Posted by a former student on 07/10/05

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Test scores for Bakersfield High School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Bakersfield High School
Kern Union High School District
* In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

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Bakersfield schools — Bakersfield High School is located at 1241 G St, Bakersfield CA 93301. 1241 G St is in the 93301 ZIP code in Bakersfield, CA The school district for Bakersfield High School is the Kern Union High School District. Bakersfield High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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