Magnet Program Information

The Magnet Program is an educational enrichment program that allows students to pursue special interests or talents. Magnet Schools provide students with enhanced instruction in Science, Fine and Performing Arts, Physical Science, and Technology. Each school is centered on a theme or adheres to a specific program of study. Magnet Programs are more “hands on–minds on” and use an approach to learning that is inquiry or performance/project based. The Magnet Program is available at the following BCSD Schools:

 chavez    fremont    mckinley   mt-vernon     thorner





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.