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BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
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ABOUT Bakersfield, California SCHOOLS
Bakersfield schools boast a total student population of 113,924 attending 146 schools in 21 public school districts and 32 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Bakersfield public schools spend an average of $6,121 per student each year.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Bakersfield public schools average a student teacher ratio of 19:1. Bakersfield private schools average 11:1. Also, high schools in Bakersfield average a student body population of 1,263, while Bakersfield middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 660 and 620 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.