Kern High School District

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Kern High School District
Kern High School District logo.gif
Tradition of Excellence
Type and location
Type Public school district
Grades 9-12
Established 1893
Region Kern County
Country United States
Location Kern County, California
District information
Superintendent Dr. Don Carter
Schools 18
Budget $340 M
Students and staff
Students 37,783 (2009-10)[1]
Teachers 1,593 (on FTE basis)
Staff 1,518 (on FTE basis)
Student-teacher ratio 23.7
Other information
Schedule Nine-Month
Website www.khsd.k12.ca.us

The Kern High School District (KHSD) is public high school system headquartered in Bakersfield, California and serves the county of Kern located at the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley. The Kern High School District has more than 35,000 students and 3,500 employees.The KHSD encompasses about 3,500 square miles (9,100 km2), about 43 percent of the total area of Kern County. Founded in 1893,[2] the KHSD currently includes:

18 Comprehensive campuses
5 Alternative Education campuses
2 Career Technical Education sites
4 Special Education centers

Schools[edit]

School Grades Enrollment Socioeconomic Disadvantaged
Arvin High School 9–12 2,649 90%
Bakersfield Adult School
Bakersfield High School 9–12 2,733 54%
Centennial High School 9–12 2,611 27%
Central Valley High School 10–12 83%
East Bakersfield High School 9–12 2,312 69%
Foothill High School 9–12 2,485 77%
Frontier High School 9–12 1,050 19%
Golden Valley High School 9–12 2,446 73%
Independence High School 9–12 1,000 43%
Highland High School 9–12 2,064 64%
Liberty High School 9–12 2,801 16%
Kern Valley High School 9–12 718 54%
Kern Workforce 2000 Academy 10–12 298
Mira Monte High School 9–12 1,000 86%
North High School 9–12 2,580 55%
Nueva Continuation High School 9–12 117 89%
Regional Occupation Center
Ridgeview High School 9–12 2,334 53%
Shafter High School 9–12 1,469 75%
South High School 9–12 2,034 79%
Stockdale High School 9–12 2,556 16%
Summit Continuation High School 10–12 23 90%
Vista Continuation High School 10–12 269 85%
Vista West Continuation High School 10–12 320 59%
West High School 9–12 2,510 70%
Adult Based Life Experience (ABLE) Ages 18–22
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Kern Union High. National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved on 2008-04-23.
  2. ^ "Superintendent's Office". Kern High School District. 2005. Retrieved 2008-01-16. 
  3. ^ Search Results. National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved on 2008-04-23.
  4. ^ Kern High School Districts School Sites. Retrieved on 2008-04-23.

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