Vista West Continuation High School



Vista West Continuation High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Vista West Continuation High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 8
10 9
11 108
12 184

Vista West Continuation High School is a public high school of the Kern Union High School District located in Bakersfield, CA. It has 309 students in grades 9th through 12th. Vista West Continuation High School is the 1,355th largest public high school in California and the 14,290th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.9 to 1.

Total Students: 309
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.32

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Vista West Continuation High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 184
(60%)
18,557
(50%)
 Female 125
(40%)
18,513
(50%)

Vista West Continuation High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 157
(51%)
9,379
(25%)
 Hispanic 122
(39%)
23,004
(62%)
 Black 14
(5%)
2,347
(6%)
 Two or More 9
(3%)
668
(2%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
1,328
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
284
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
60
(0%)

Vista West Continuation High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 152
(49%)
15,269
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 141
(46%)
19,042
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(5%)
2,759
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Vista West Continuation High School is ranked 1,336th out of 0 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Vista West Continuation High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (50.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.5%. 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.

Vista West Continuation High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 320
2006 404
2007 358
2008 360
2009 350
2010 338
2011 247
2012 309

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 22.2
2007 16.3
2008 22.5
2009 19.2
2010 N/A
2011 14.6
2012 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.596875
2006 0.51485148514851
2007 0.58100558659218
2008 0.52777777777778
2009 0.6
2010 0.64792899408284
2011 0.4331983805668
2012 0.50809061488673

Compare Vista West Continuation High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 50.8%
 
State Average 52.5%
 

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