|Rating||2 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Kern High|
|Location||1800 S. Fairfax Rd.
Bakersfield, CA 93307
Mira Monte High has an academic rating well below the average for California high schools based on its low test performance and low AP course participation. It is ranked 920th in the best public high schools in California.
Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.
The Mira Monte High student body is mostly Hispanic with a small Black population and has very low racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.1%||3|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||0.6%||12|
81.5% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California high school median of 48.5%. By this measure, Mira Monte High students are largely low income and rank 1158th in California for high school student family income.
Students at Mira Monte High scored an average 35% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is somewhat below the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 37.3% of California high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||15% to 19%*||55% to 59%*|
|Boys||15% to 19%*||45% to 49%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||suppressed*||suppressed*|
|Black||20% or less*||21% to 39%*|
|White||20% or less*||60% to 79%*|
|With Disabilites||10% or less*||10% or less*|
|Limited English||10% or less*||10% or less*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Mira Monte High students in 2016 was 919.
184 out of 931 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (20%). College admission testing participation is well below the California median rate of 29% and in the bottom 24% for participation.
Mira Monte High offers 8 AP courses. 10 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 7% percentile and significantly lower than the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Mira Monte High had 163 taking AP exams with a 86 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 41% percentile and slightly below the California state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||53%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||10%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||2%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||4%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||8%|
|AP Courses Offered||8|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||26%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||29%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||23%|
Mira Monte High
1800 S. Fairfax Rd.