About Us!

James Curran Middle School was opened in 1960.  The school is named after long-time Bakersfield resident and businessman James Curran.  Along with running a successful business, he also served in local government as Justice of the Peace and Treasurer.  Curran Middle School does its best to provide each student the education they need to achieve success at every level of life, from High School, College and beyond.

Curran Middle School, 1960.

Curran Middle School, 1960.

Curran MS, 1970's.

Curran MS, 1970’s.

Newspaper photo featuring the Curran Girl's Volleyball Team, 1978.

Newspaper photo featuring the Curran Girl’s Volleyball Team, 1978.

Students working together of a class project, 1998.

Students working together of a class project, 1998.

Students during a examination, 1998.

Students during a examination, 1998.

Curran Middle School

1116 Lymric Way
Bakersfield, CA 93309
661-631-5240

Jason P. Brannen
Principal

brannenja@bcsd.com

Kevin McGrath
Vice Principal
mcgrathk@bcsd.com

Sara Rowe
Campus Supervisor
rowes@bcsd.com

Debra Dillard
Teacher Intervention Specialist, Tier 2 Academic
dillardd@bcsd.com

Leah Anthony
Teacher Intervention Specialist, Tier 2 Academic
gianninil@bcsd.com

David Feliscian
Behavior Intervention Specialist, Tier 2
felisciand@bcsd.com

Amy Hampton
Teacher Intervention Specialist, Tier 3 Behavior
hamptona@bcsd.com

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Nondiscrimination Policy

Bakersfield City School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived characteristics of race or ethnicity, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identifications, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information or any other characteristic identified in Education Code 200 or 220, Penal code 422.55, or Government Code 11135, or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal and/or the District’s Human Resource Administrator, at 661-631-4663, or at 1300 Baker Street, Bakersfield, California 93305. A copy of BCSD’s Uniform Complaint Procedures and Non-Discrimination policies are available by clicking here and/or upon request.