Cathedral City High School

Cathedral City High School serves 2,049 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Cathedral City High School operates within the Palm Springs Unified School District.
Palm Springs Unified School District's 80% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 2049 students has declined by 27% over five years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has declined by 29% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,049 students
Cathedral City High School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Cathedral City High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Cathedral City High School Total Teachers (1993-2014)
Students by Grade Cathedral City High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 25:1
Cathedral City High School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2014)
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.29 0.65
Cathedral City High School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
65%
49%
Cathedral City High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
9%
Cathedral City High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Palm Springs Unified School District's student population of 23,273 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,356 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Palm Springs Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
4
Number of Students Managed 23,273 1,537
Palm Springs Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 83%
Palm Springs Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $248 MM n/a
Palm Springs Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $258 MM n/a
Palm Springs Unified School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,356 n/a
Palm Springs Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,768 n/a
Palm Springs Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Rancho Mirage High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nellie N. Coffman Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cathedral City Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cathedral CityNellie N. Coffman Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1138 students
    0.5 miles
    34603 Plumley Rd
    Cathedral CityCA 92234
    (760)770-8617
    0.56-81138
  • Cathedral CityCathedral City Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 799 students
    0.8 miles
    69300 Converse Rd
    Cathedral CityCA 92234
    (760)770-8583
    0.8KG-5799
  • Cathedral CitySunny Sands Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 952 students
    1.5 miles
    69310 Mccallum Way
    Cathedral CityCA 92234
    (760)770-8635
    1.5KG-5952
  • Rancho MirageRancho Mirage High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 877 students
    1.6 miles
    31001 Rattler Rd
    Rancho MirageCA 92270
    (760)416-6055
    1.69-12877
  • Cathedral CityMt. San Jacinto High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 439 students
    2 miles
    30800 Landau Blvd
    Cathedral CityCA 92234
    (760)770-8563
    29-12439

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