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
7 309
8 259
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bidwell Junior High School is a public high school of the Chico Unified School District located in Chico, CA. It has 568 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 24.9 to 1.

Total Students: 568
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.85

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Bidwell Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 313
(55%)
3,141
(51%)
 Female 255
(45%)
2,963
(49%)

Bidwell Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 358
(63%)
3,832
(63%)
 Hispanic 110
(19%)
1,331
(22%)
 Asian 46
(8%)
402
(7%)
 Black 18
(3%)
175
(3%)
 Two or More 18
(3%)
229
(4%)
 American Indian 11
(2%)
93
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 7
(1%)
42
(1%)

Bidwell Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 291
(51%)
3,772
(62%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 220
(39%)
1,973
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 57
(10%)
359
(6%)
* 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 (48.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 55.7%. 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
2013 643
2014 587
2015 568

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
2013 24.1
2014 25
2015 24.9

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
2013 0.52410575427683
2014 0.52640545144804
2015 0.48767605633803

Compare Bidwell Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,095.7% 21.0:1
 
2,490.0% 24.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 48.8%
 
State Average 55.7%
 

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