Top 5 Best 92253 California Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 5,829 students in 92253, CA.
The top ranked public schools in 92253, CA are Harry S. Truman Elementary School, La Quinta High School and Benjamin Franklin Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 92253 have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in 92253, CA have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public schools.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Best 92253, CA Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Harry S. Truman Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
78-870 Ave. 50
La Quinta, CA 92253
(760) 777-4240
Grades: K-5
| 672 students
Rank: #22.
La Quinta High School
Math: 30% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
79-255 W.ward Ho Dr.
La Quinta, CA 92253
(760) 772-4150
Grades: 9-12
| 2,691 students
Rank: #33.
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
77-800 Calle Tampico
La Quinta, CA 92253
(760) 238-9424
Grades: K-5
| 714 students
Rank: #44.
Horizon
Alternative School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
43-330 Palm Royale Dr.
La Quinta, CA 92253
(760) 238-9720
Grades: K-12
| 223 students
Rank: #55.
Colonel Mitchell Paige Middle School
Math: 25% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
43-495 Palm Royale Dr.
La Quinta, CA 92253
(760) 238-9710
Grades: 6-8
| 673 students
Rank: #66.
La Quinta Middle School
Math: 28% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
78-900 Ave. 50
La Quinta, CA 92253
(760) 777-4220
Grades: 6-8
| 563 students
Rank: #77.
Summit High (Continuation School)
Alternative School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
43-330 Palm Royale Dr.
La Quinta, CA 92253
(760) 238-9760
Grades: 10-12
| 292 students
50-800 Desert Club Dr.
La Quinta, CA 92253
(760) 777-4260
Grades: K-1
| 1 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 92253 California

92253, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
50-800 Desert Club Dr.
La Quinta, CA 92253
(760) 777-4260
Grades: K-5
| 400 students

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