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Overview

School District NamePalm Springs Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.psusd.us
School District Phone Number(760) 883-2700
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools28 Schools10,322 Schools
# of Students23,097 Students6,196,271 Students
# of Teachers1,003 Teachers264,754 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1

District Comparison

  • Palm Springs Unified School District, which is ranked within the
    4/
    10
    , bottom 50% of all 1,013 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Palm Springs 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Palm Springs 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Palm Springs Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.380.64
# of American Indian Students110 Students32,941 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students710 Students719,599 Students
% Asian Students
3%
12%
# of Hispanic Students17,976 Students3,366,608 Students
% Hispanic Students
78%
54%
# of Black Students1,163 Students337,796 Students
% Black Students
5%
5%
# of White Students2,643 Students1,437,339 Students
% White Students
11%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students19 Students28,785 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students476 Students273,002 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,882530,276
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,586455,064
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,659454,352
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,656446,005
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,753465,237
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,810470,637
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,904484,746
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,782474,570
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,753472,071
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,810493,593
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,851481,887
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,779473,739
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,872485,939
# of Ungraded Students: - 8,155

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,515 in this school district is less than the state average of 10657. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,934 is higher than the state average of $10,724. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$248 MM$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Palm Springs Unified  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$258 MM$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Palm Springs Unified  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,51510657
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Palm Springs Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,93410724
This chart display average spending per public school student in Palm Springs Unified  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Palm Springs Unified School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Cielo Vista Charter Charter School
    Math: 52% | Reading: 65%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    650 S. Paseo Dorotea
    Palm Springs, CA 92264
    (760) 416-8250

    Grades: K-8 | 947 students
  • Rancho Mirage Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 54%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    42-985 Indian Trail Rd.
    Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
    (760) 836-3680

    Grades: K-5 | 455 students
  • Cathedral City High School Math: 27% | Reading: 66%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    69250 Dinah Shore Dr.
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760) 770-0100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,618 student
  • Palm Springs High School Math: 31% | Reading: 57%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    2401 E. Baristo Rd.
    Palm Springs, CA 92262
    (760) 778-0400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,755 student
  • Sunny Sands Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 46%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    69-310 Mccallum Way
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760) 770-8635

    Grades: K-5 | 762 students
  • Rio Vista Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 48%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    67-700 Verona Rd.
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760) 416-0032

    Grades: K-5 | 718 students
  • Katherine Finchy Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 46%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    777 E. Tachevah Dr.
    Palm Springs, CA 92262
    (760) 416-8190

    Grades: K-5 | 669 students
  • Vista Del Monte Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 45%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    2744 N. Via Miraleste
    Palm Springs, CA 92262
    (760) 416-8176

    Grades: K-5 | 515 students
  • Della S. Lindley Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 45%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    31-495 Robert Rd.
    Thousand Palms, CA 92276
    (760) 343-7570

    Grades: K-5 | 610 students
  • Cahuilla Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 40%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    833 E. Mesquite Ave.
    Palm Springs, CA 92264
    (760) 325-8161

    Grades: K-5 | 546 students
  • James Workman Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 45%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    69-300 30th Ave.
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760) 770-8540

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,385 student
  • Raymond Cree Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 39%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1011 Vista Chino
    Palm Springs, CA 92262
    (760) 416-8283

    Grades: 6-8 | 826 students
  • Bubbling Wells Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 37%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    67501 Camino Campanero
    Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
    (760) 251-7230

    Grades: K-5 | 735 students
  • Landau Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 40%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    30310 Landau Blvd.
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760) 770-8600

    Grades: K-5 | 750 students
  • Agua Caliente Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 37%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    30-800 San Luis Rey Plaza
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760) 416-8235

    Grades: K-5 | 526 students
  • Bella Vista Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 35%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    65750 Avenida Jalisco
    Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
    (760) 251-7244

    Grades: K-5 | 741 students
  • Desert Hot Springs High School Math: 13% | Reading: 46%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    65850 Pierson Blvd.
    Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
    (760) 288-7000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,800 student
  • Cabot Yerxa Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 32%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    67067 Desert View
    Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
    (760) 251-2223

    Grades: K-5 | 700 students
  • Two Bunch Palms Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 31%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    14250 W. Dr.
    Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
    (760) 251-7220

    Grades: K-5 | 799 students
  • Rancho Mirage High School Math: 17% | Reading: 35%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    31001 Rattler Rd.
    Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
    (760) 416-6055

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,589 student
  • Cathedral City Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 29%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    69300 Converse Rd.
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760) 770-8583

    Grades: K-5 | 697 students
  • Nellie N. Coffman Middle School Math: 17% | Reading: 32%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    34-603 Plumley Rd.
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760) 770-8617

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,098 student
  • Desert Learning Academy Alternative School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    2248 E. Ramon Rd.
    Palm Springs, CA 92264
    (760) 778-0487

    Grades: K-12 | 197 students
  • Desert Springs Middle School Math: 15% | Reading: 28%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    66-755 Two Bunch Palms Trail
    Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
    (760) 251-7200

    Grades: 6-8 | 977 students
  • Painted Hills Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 29%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    9250 Sonora Dr.
    Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
    (760) 416-6000

    Grades: 6-8 | 801 students
  • Julius Corsini Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 17%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    68750 Hacienda Dr.
    Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
    (760) 251-7260

    Grades: K-5 | 455 students
  • Mt. San Jacinto High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    30800 Landau Blvd.
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760) 770-8563

    Grades: 9-12 | 426 students
  • Virtual Pre
    980 E. Tahquitz Canyon Dr.
    Palm Springs, CA 92262
    (760) 416-8402

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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