Best High School in California#230
|Rating||8 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Kern High|
|Location||2800 Buena Vista Rd.
Bakersfield, CA 93311
Stockdale High has an academic rating well above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and average AP course participation. It is ranked 230th in the best public high schools in California.
The Stockdale High student body is predominantly Hispanic with a significant White population and has very high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.7%||15|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.2%||4|
|Two or more races||4.4%||91|
vs. other California high schoolsUpper 20.2%
22.8% 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, Stockdale High students are largely upper income and rank 257th in California for high school student family income.
Enrollment by Grade
State Standardized Test Performance
Rank in California232nd
Rating8 out of 10
Students at Stockdale High scored an average 58% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is well above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 19.8% of California high schools.
Test Proficiency By Gender
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||40% to 44%*||75% to 79%*|
|Boys||40% to 44%*||70% to 74%*|
State Test Proficiency by Subgroup
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||80% to 84%*||90% to 94%*|
|Black||20% to 29%*||60% to 69%*|
|Hispanic||25% to 29%*||60% to 64%*|
|Multiracial||less than 50%*||50% or more*|
|White||40% to 44%*||80% to 84%*|
|With Disabilites||20% or less*||20% or less*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
College Admission Test Scoring
Average SAT Score1153
The average SAT score for Stockdale High students in 2016 was 1153.
College Admission Test Participation
Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT39%
Rank in California251st
Rating7 out of 10
376 out of 961 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (39%). College admission testing participation is somewhat above the California median rate of 29% and in the top 27% for participation.
AP Course and Test Performance
AP Class Enrollment Rate24%
AP Pass Rank in California-9th
AP Pass Rate Rating-
Stockdale High offers 11 AP courses. 24 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 59% percentile and slightly above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Stockdale High had 390 taking AP exams with a -4 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the -900% percentile and the California state median of -9 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||-1%||-9%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||24%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||10%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||2%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||21%|
|AP Courses Offered||11|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||13%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||15%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||11%|
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2800 Buena Vista Rd.