Palo Verde Unified School District 

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There are 7 public schools managed by Palo Verde Unified School District serving 3,486 students in Blythe, CA.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the California state average of 74%.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the state average of 22:1.

Palo Verde Unified School District Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • BlytheBlythe Middle School
    825 North Lovekin Blvd
    BlytheCA92225
    (760)922-1300
    502 students | Gr. 7-8
  • Blythe
    Felix J. Appleby Elementary School
    10321 Vernon Ave
    BlytheCA92225
    (760)922-7174
    531 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Blythe
    Margaret White Elementary School
    610 North Broadway
    BlytheCA92225
    (760)922-5159
    683 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Blythe
    Palo Verde High School
    667 North Lovekin Blvd
    BlytheCA92225
    (760)922-7148
    955 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Blythe
    Palo Verde Valley Community Day
    Alternative School
    190 North Fifth
    BlytheCA92225
    (760)922-1350
    Alternative School
    10 students | Gr. 6-10
  • Blythe
    Ruth Brown Elementary School
    241 North Seventh Ave
    BlytheCA92225
    (760)922-7164
    713 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Blythe
    Twin Palms Continuation High School
    Alternative School
    811 West Chanslor Way
    BlytheCA92225
    (760)922-4884
    Alternative School
    92 students | Gr. 9-12
Overview
(Palo Verde Unified) Stats (CA) State Statistics
# of Students 3,486 students 6,202,763 students students
# of Teachers 156 Teacher(s) 263,889 Teacher(s) Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 24:1:1
# of Male Students 1,804 students 3,073,425 students students
% Male Students 51.7% 49.5%%
# of Female Students 1,682 students 3,129,338 students students
% Female Students 48.3% 50.5%%
Students by Ethnicity:
# of American Indian Students 22 students 42,330 students students
% American Indian Students
0.6% 0.7%%
# of Asian Students 44 students 692,738 students students
% Asian Students
1.3% 11.2%%
# of Hispanic Students 2,209 students 3,235,632 students students
% Hispanic Students
63.4% 52.2%%
# of Black Students 270 students 402,200 students students
% Black Students
7.7% 6.5%%
# of White Students 905 students 1,613,389 students students
% White Students
26% 26%%
# of Other Students 36 students 216,474 students students
% of Other Students
1% 3%%
 
Students by Grade:
# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: n/a n/a
# of Students in Kindergarten: 287 students 487,817 students students
# of Students in 1st Grade: 293 students 489,845 students students
# of Students in 2nd Grade: 276 students 471,826 students students
# of Students in 3rd Grade: 273 students 467,269 students students
# of Students in 4th Grade: 270 students 461,682 students students
# of Students in 5th Grade: 263 students 451,761 students students
# of Students in 6th Grade: 264 students 466,180 students students
# of Students in 7th Grade: 265 students 463,297 students students
# of Students in 8th Grade: 248 students 466,532 students students
# of Students in 9th Grade: 286 students 500,059 students students
# of Students in 10th Grade: 283 students 493,445 students students
# of Students in 11th Grade: 243 students 485,461 students students
# of Students in 12th Grade: 235 students 491,531 students students
# of Ungraded Students: n/a 6,058 students students
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Did You Know?
Palo Verde Unified School District public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.56, which is higher than the California average of 0.44. The most diverse school in the district is Palo Verde High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or in the USA.