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grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade B minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B
  6. Sports
    grade B

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Garces Memorial High School is a highly rated, private, Catholic school located in Bakersfield, CA. It has 614 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. After graduation, 100% of students from this school go on to attend a 4-year college.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
No data available  
Average SAT
1140
110 responses
Average ACT
27
49 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
71%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 7 responses
Poll
43%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 7 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 10 responses
  • Prom and formal
    40%
  • Christmas on campus
    30%
  • Band Concerts
    10%
  • Homecoming
    10%
  • Spirit Week
    10%

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
614
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 7 responses
29%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 7 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 7 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
17:1
Poll
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 9 responses
Poll
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 9 responses
Poll
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 9 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
No data available  
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
71%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 7 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 7 responses
57%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 7 responses

Living in the Area

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Good for Families
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade C
Median Household Income
$63,139
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,104
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$247,000
National
$217,500
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