Bakersfield City

Know your school choice options in California.

California has an open enrollment policy, which means your child can attend any school in the district (called intradistrict choice), including charter schools, as long as there is space. Some districts will allow your child to attend a school in a neighboring district (called interdistrict choice).

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 3 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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1300 Baker Street
Bakersfield, CA 93305
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PH: (661) 631-4600
FAX: (661) 631-4623
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yellow arrow Grades K-8 & ungraded
yellow arrow 27,218 students
yellow arrow 41 schools
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