Indio High School

Indio High School serves 1,999 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Indio High School operates within the Desert Sands Unified School District.
Desert Sands Unified School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1999 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,999 students
Indio High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Indio High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Indio High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Indio High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1 25:1
Indio High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
96%
53%
Indio High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
6%
Indio High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
3%
25%
Indio High School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.08 0.42
Indio High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
73%
49%
Indio High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
8%
9%
Indio High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Desert Sands Unified School District's student population of 29,156 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,826 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,480 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Desert Sands Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
4
Number of Students Managed 29,156 1,757
Desert Sands Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 83%
Desert Sands Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $288 MM $17 MM
Desert Sands Unified School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $337 MM $18 MM
Desert Sands Unified School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,826 $10,238
Desert Sands Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,480 $10,739
Desert Sands Unified School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Amistad High (Continuation School) (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Indio Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John F. Kennedy Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • IndioJohn F. Kennedy Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-5 | 563 students
    0.5 miles
    45100 Clinton St
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)775-3840
    0.5KG-5563
  • IndioDr. Reynaldo J. Carreon Junior AcademyMagnet School
    Grades: KG-5 | 684 students
    0.7 miles
    47368 Monroe St
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)863-1544
    0.7KG-5684
  • IndioHerbert Hoover Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 503 students
    0.8 miles
    44300 Monroe St
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)775-3820
    0.8KG-5503
  • IndioIndio Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 844 students
    0.8 miles
    81195 Miles Ave
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)775-3800
    0.86-8844
  • IndioLyndon B. Johnson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 540 students
    0.8 miles
    44640 Clinton St
    IndioCA 92201
    (760)863-3680
    0.8KG-5540

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