Visit our Buena Vista Branch location today for friendly banking, drive-up services, safe deposit boxes, mobile and online banking assistance, and ATM access. Kern Schools has been serving Bakersfield and Kern County for more than seventy-five years.

About the Southwest Neighborhood of Bakersfield

The southwest neighborhood of Bakersfield is a primarily residential community with people from all over the globe speaking many different languages and celebrating diverse cultures. Located nine miles south of downtown Bakersfield, our Buena Vista location is one of our full-service branches. We’re conveniently situated near the intersection of Buena Vista Road and White Lane neighboring Stockdale High School.

Buena Vista Branch Address

3300 Buena Vista Road, Suite J
Bakersfield, CA 93311

Lobby Hours

Monday – Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Drive Up Service Hours

Monday – Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.


Kern Schools Financial Services

Kern Schools is Kern County’s top choice for friendly, local financial services. By providing a wide array of products, including extensive home and auto loan programs, the latest in online and mobile technology, and competitive savings options, we make managing your finances easy.


Buena Vista Branch Services

• Savings and checking accounts
• Services for school employees
• Auto Loans

• Personal Loans
• Visa Credit Cards
• So much more!

Drive Up Services
ATM Available
Safe Deposit Boxes

Branch Manager Spotlight

Kimberly Ball

What do you like about living in Bakersfield (or Kern County)? Kern County is such a welcoming and diverse community and because of that, I have always felt right at home.

What do you like about working at Kern Schools? Kern Schools has instilled so many values in me and my fellow employees, and the value of family is something I have always appreciated from working here.

Name something unique about your branch. The Buena Vista Branch has always had a family-like atmosphere. We enjoy seeing our Members and developing relationships with them on a daily basis.