Top 3 Best Needles Public Elementary Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public elementary schools serving 602 students in Needles, CA.
The top ranked public elementary schools in Needles, CA are Chemehuevi Valley Elementary School, Needles Community Day and Vista Colorado Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Needles, CA public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 18% (versus the California public elementary school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 45% statewide average). Elementary schools in Needles have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public elementary school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public Elementary Schools in Needles, CA (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Chemehuevi Valley Elementary School
(Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
81 Mill Rd.
Needles, CA 92363
(760) 858-4222
Grades: K-5
| 34 students
Rank: #22.
Needles Community Day
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
600 Cibola St.
Needles, CA 92363
(760) 326-3891
Grades: 6-12
| 22 students
Rank: #33.
Vista Colorado Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
700 Bailey Ave.
Needles, CA 92363
(760) 326-2167
Grades: K-5
| 345 students
Rank: #44.
Needles Middle School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
720 Bailey Ave.
Needles, CA 92363
(760) 326-3894
Grades: 6-8
| 201 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Needles, California

Needles, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
600 Cibola St
Needles, CA 92363
(760) 326-2177
Grades: K-1
| 185 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public elementary schools in Needles, CA?
The top ranked public elementary schools in Needles, CA include Chemehuevi Valley Elementary School, Needles Community Day and Vista Colorado Elementary School.
How many public elementary schools are located in Needles, CA?
4 public elementary schools are located in Needles, CA.
What is the racial composition of students in Needles, CA?
Needles, CA public elementary schools minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public elementary schools average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

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