Bear River High School



Bear River High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bear River 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
9 243
10 183
11 172
12 193

Bear River High School is a public high school of the Nevada Joint Union High School District located in Grass Valley, CA. It has 791 students in grades 9th through 12th. Bear River High School is the 901st largest public high school in California and the 7,342nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 24.4 to 1.

Total Students: 791
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.45

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Bear River High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 399
(50%)
1,721
(52%)
 Female 392
(50%)
1,564
(48%)

Bear River High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 691
(87%)
2,793
(85%)
 Hispanic 56
(7%)
253
(8%)
 Two or More 24
(3%)
96
(3%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
59
(2%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
48
(1%)
 Black 5
(1%)
25
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
11
(0%)

Bear River High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 660
(83%)
2,445
(74%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 115
(15%)
719
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(2%)
121
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Bear River High School is ranked 1,440th out of 0 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bear River High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (16.6%) is significantly 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.

Bear River High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1144
2006 1064
2007 1026
2008 1108
2009 1025
2010 949
2011 850
2012 791

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 25.8
2006 22.2
2007 22.5
2008 22.9
2009 24.1
2010 N/A
2011 23.8
2012 24.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.060314685314685
2006 0.057330827067669
2007 0.070175438596491
2008 0.11101083032491
2009 0.11317073170732
2010 0.14646996838778
2011 0.098823529411765
2012 0.16561314791403

Compare Bear River High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
2,440.0% 24.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 16.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 52.5%
 

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