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Plantation Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
901 Plantation Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93304
Phone
(661) 837-6070
District
GREENFIELD UNION
County
KERN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
632
Classroom Teachers
30

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

4

(10 is best)

Better than 36.8% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Plantation Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
42%
49%
47%
48%
37%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
47%
37%
49%
32%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
27%
45%
42%
51%
12%
38%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
21
23
23
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 136 21.5%
Grade 1 89 14.1%
Grade 2 108 17.1%
Grade 3 90 14.2%
Grade 4 103 16.3%
Grade 5 106 16.8%
Total 632 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 2.7% 5.1% 23.3%
Black 10.9% 6.0% 5.4%
Hispanic 83.1% 86.3% 57.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.0% 2.3% 12.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 76.6% 65.2% 58.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 76.6% 65.0% 52.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.2% 6.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 51,040 39,538,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,312.0 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 10.0% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.5% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.0% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.3% 24.9%
65 OR OLDER 7.2% 14.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 13,322 13,103,114
Single Parent Households With Children 21.4% 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 65.3% 83.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 9.2% 34.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.1% 22.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.1% 17.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.2% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.5% 15.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 24.9% 13.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.1% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 9.1% 8.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,295 $69,754,790 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $840 $8,032,080 6.2%
Staff $460 $4,398,520 3.4%
General Administration $128 $1,223,936 1.0%
School Administration $619 $5,918,878 4.6%
Operation $1,100 $10,518,200 8.2%
Transportation $223 $2,132,326 1.7%
Other $495 $4,733,190 3.7%
Total Support $3,865 $36,957,130 28.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,329 $22,269,898 17.3%
Total Expenditures $13,489 $128,981,818 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,356 $50,163,077,615 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $884 $5,306,242,206 5.2%
Staff $863 $5,178,254,236 5.0%
General Administration $215 $1,291,487,537 1.3%
School Administration $923 $5,541,916,109 5.4%
Operation $1,311 $7,872,234,116 7.7%
Transportation $303 $1,818,082,742 1.8%
Other $665 $3,989,805,237 3.9%
Total Support $5,163 $30,997,440,957 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,580 $21,494,994,026 20.9%
Total Expenditures $17,099 $102,656,107,113 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%