Raymond Cree Middle School

Raymond Cree Middle School serves 991 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Raymond Cree Middle School operates within the Palm Springs Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 991 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 991 students
Raymond Cree Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Raymond Cree Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Raymond Cree Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more 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 26:1 22:1
Raymond Cree Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
6%
11%
Raymond Cree Middle School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
60%
52%
Raymond Cree Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
10%
7%
Raymond Cree Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
22%
26%
Raymond Cree Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Raymond Cree Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Raymond Cree Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.58 0.42
Raymond Cree Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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%
48%
Raymond Cree Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
7%
8%
Raymond Cree Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,497 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,538 is less than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,898 is less than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has grown by 42% over four years.
School District Name Palm Springs Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
4
Number of Students Managed 23,497 1,667
Palm Springs Unf School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $257 MM $19 MM
Palm Springs Unf School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $265 MM $18 MM
Palm Springs Unf School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,538 $11,099
Palm Springs Unf School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,898 $10,975
Palm Springs Unf School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Palm Springs High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ramon Alternative Center (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Katherine Finchy Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Palm Springs Katherine Finchy Elementary School
    777 East Tachevah Dr
    Palm SpringsCA 92262
    (760)416-8190
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 650 students                      
  • Palm SpringsVista Del Monte Elementary School
    2744 North Via Miraleste
    Palm SpringsCA 92262
    (760)416-8176
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 407 students                      
  • Palm SpringsVirtual Pre
    980 East Tahquitz Canyon Dr
    Palm SpringsCA 92262
    (760)416-8402
    1.5 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • Palm SpringsPalm Springs High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    2401 East Baristo Rd
    Palm SpringsCA 92262
    (760)778-0400
    2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2092 students                      
  • Palm SpringsRamon Alternative Center
    Alternative School
    2248 East Ramon Rd
    Palm SpringsCA 92264
    (760)778-0487
    Alternative School

    2.2 mi | Gr. 7-10 | 56 students                      

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