Morongo Unified School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 17 public schools serving 8,632 students in Morongo Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Morongo Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Morongo Unified School District are Condor Elementary School, Morongo Valley Elementary School and Twentynine Palms High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Morongo Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Morongo Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Morongo Unified School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
17 Schools
10,331 Schools
# Students
8,632 Students
6,193,432 Students
# Teachers
354 Teachers
264,585 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
24:1

District Rank

Morongo Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 989 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1272 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Morongo Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Morongo Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
81%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Morongo Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.62
0.64
# American Indian Students
83 Students
32,922 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
288 Students
718,704 Students
% Asian Students
3%
12%
# Hispanic Students
2,725 Students
3,364,037 Students
% Hispanic Students
31%
54%
# Black Students
754 Students
337,146 Students
% Black Students
9%
5%
# White Students
4,541 Students
1,436,430 Students
% White Students
53%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
102 Students
28,735 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# Two or more races Students
139 Students
272,786 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
803
530,118
# Students in 1st Grade:
784
456,635
# Students in 2nd Grade:
691
454,067
# Students in 3rd Grade:
701
445,793
# Students in 4th Grade:
676
464,993
# Students in 5th Grade:
687
470,389
# Students in 6th Grade:
684
484,412
# Students in 7th Grade:
630
474,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
618
471,620
# Students in 9th Grade:
618
492,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
570
481,188
# Students in 11th Grade:
589
473,097
# Students in 12th Grade:
581
485,902
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,116

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,097 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,033. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,198 is less than the state median of $16,124. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$113 MM
$29 MM
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Spending
$105 MM
$29 MM
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Revenue / Student
$13,097
$16,033
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Morongo Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,198
$16,124
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Best Morongo Unified School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Condor Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2551 Condor Rd.
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 367-0750
Grades: K-6
| 562 students
Rank: #22.
Morongo Valley Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10951 Hess Blvd.
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 363-6216
Grades: K-6
| 198 students
Rank: #33.
Twentynine Palms High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
72750 Wildcat Way
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 367-9591
Grades: 9-12
| 821 students
Rank: #44.
Friendly Hills Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7252 Sunny Vista Rd.
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 366-3812
Grades: K-6
| 393 students
Rank: #55.
Yucca Mesa Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3380 Avalon Ave.
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 228-1777
Grades: K-6
| 416 students
Rank: #66.
Twentynine Palms Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
74350 Playa Vista
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 367-3545
Grades: K-6
| 649 students
Rank: #77.
Onaga Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
58001 Onaga
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 369-6333
Grades: K-6
| 708 students
Rank: #88.
Twentynine Palms Junior High School
Math: 29% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5798 Utah Trail
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 367-9507
Grades: 7-8
| 512 students
Rank: #99.
Landers Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
56450 Reche Rd.
Brawley, CA 92227
(760) 364-2382
Grades: K-6
| 132 students
Rank: #1010.
Yucca Valley High School
Math: 14% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
7600 Sage Ave.
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 365-3391
Grades: 9-12
| 1,417 students
Rank: #1111.
La Contenta Middle School
Math: 22% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
7050 La Contenta Rd.
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 228-1802
Grades: 7-8
| 734 students
Rank: #1212.
Oasis Elementary School
Math: 22% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
73175 El Paseo
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 367-3595
Grades: K-6
| 616 students
Rank: #1313.
Yucca Valley Elementary School
Math: 21% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
7601 Hopi Trail
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 365-3381
Grades: K-6
| 595 students
Rank: #1414.
Joshua Tree Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
6051 Sunburst Dr.
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 366-8459
Grades: K-6
| 340 students
Rank: #1515.
Palm Vista Elementary School
Math: 14% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
74350 Baseline
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 367-7538
Grades: K-6
| 418 students
Rank: #1616.
Black Rock Alternative/continuation
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
59273 Sunnyslope
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 365-5922
Grades: 9-12
| 121 students
Preschool
5715 Utah Trail
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 367-9191
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 8,632 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 81% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62

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