Rio Vista Elementary School

Rio Vista Elementary School serves 731 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Rio Vista Elementary School operates within the Palm Springs Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 731 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 731 students
Rio Vista Elementary School Total Students (2005-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Rio Vista Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2013)
Students by Grade Rio Vista Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 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
Rio Vista Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Rio Vista Elementary School American Indian Students (2005-2013)
Asian
5%
11%
Rio Vista Elementary School Asian Students (2005-2013)
Hispanic
70%
52%
Rio Vista Elementary School Black Students (2005-2013)
Black
3%
7%
Rio Vista Elementary School Black Students (2005-2013)
White
20%
26%
Rio Vista Elementary School White Students (2005-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Rio Vista Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Rio Vista Elementary 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.
0.47 0.42
Rio Vista Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2013)
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.
56%
48%
Rio Vista Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2013)
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.
11%
8%
Rio Vista Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2013)

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 Mt. San Jacinto High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is James Workman Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Landau Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • Cathedral CityLandau Elementary School
    30310 Landau Blvd
    Cathedral CityCA 92234
    (760)770-8600
    1.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 686 students                      
  • Cathedral CityMt. San Jacinto High School
    Alternative School
    30800 Landau Blvd
    Cathedral CityCA 92234
    (760)770-8563
    Alternative School

    1.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 458 students                      
  • Cathedral CityAgua Caliente Elementary School
    30800 San Luis Rey Plaza
    Cathedral CityCA 92234
    (760)416-8235
    2.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 639 students                      
  • Cathedral CitySunny Sands Elementary School
    69310 Mccallum Way
    Cathedral CityCA 92234
    (760)770-8635
    2.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 974 students                      
  • Cathedral CityJames Workman Middle School
    69300 30th Ave
    Cathedral CityCA 92234
    (760)770-8540
    2.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1498 students                      

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