Palm Springs Unified School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 28 public schools managed by Palm Springs Unified School District serving 23,079 students in Cathedral City, California.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California state average of 76%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is more than the state average of 23:1.

Palm Springs Unified School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Cathedral City Agua Caliente Elementary School
    30-800 San Luis Rey Plaza
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760)416-8235

    Grades: K-5 | 567 students
  • Desert Hot Springs Bella Vista Elementary School
    65750 Avenida Jalisco
    Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
    (760)251-7244

    Grades: K-5 | 782 students
  • Desert Hot Springs Bubbling Wells Elementary School
    67501 Camino Campanero
    Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
    (760)251-7230

    Grades: K-5 | 763 students
  • Desert Hot Springs Cabot Yerxa Elementary School
    67067 Desert View
    Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
    (760)251-2223

    Grades: K-5 | 727 students
  • Palm Springs Cahuilla Elementary School
    833 E. Mesquite Ave.
    Palm Springs, CA 92264
    (760)325-8161

    Grades: K-5 | 538 students
  • Cathedral City Cathedral City Elementary School
    69300 Converse Rd.
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760)770-8583

    Grades: K-5 | 715 students
  • Cathedral City Cathedral City High School
    69250 Dinah Shore Dr.
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760)770-0100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1569 students
  • Palm Springs Cielo Vista Charter Charter School
    650 S. Paseo Dorotea
    Palm Springs, CA 92264
    (760)416-8250

    Grades: K-8 | 913 students
  • Thousand Palms Della S. Lindley Elementary School
    31-495 Robert Rd.
    Thousand Palms, CA 92276
    (760)343-7570

    Grades: K-5 | 645 students
  • Desert Hot Springs Desert Hot Springs High School
    65850 Pierson Blvd.
    Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
    (760)288-7000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1750 students
  • Palm Springs Desert Learning Academy Alternative School
    2248 E. Ramon Rd.
    Palm Springs, CA 92264
    (760)778-0487

    Grades: K-12 | 133 students
  • Desert Hot Springs Desert Springs Middle School
    66-755 Two Bunch Palms Trail
    Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
    (760)251-7200

    Grades: 6-8 | 945 students
  • Cathedral City James Workman Middle School
    69-300 30th Ave.
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760)770-8540

    Grades: 6-8 | 1331 students
  • Desert Hot Springs Julius Corsini Elementary School
    68750 Hacienda Dr.
    Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
    (760)251-7260

    Grades: K-5 | 484 students
  • Palm Springs Katherine Finchy Elementary School
    777 E. Tachevah Dr.
    Palm Springs, CA 92262
    (760)416-8190

    Grades: K-5 | 648 students
  • Cathedral City Landau Elementary School
    30310 Landau Blvd.
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760)770-8600

    Grades: K-5 | 752 students
  • Cathedral City Mt. San Jacinto High School Alternative School
    30800 Landau Blvd.
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760)770-8563

    Grades: 9-12 | 430 students
  • Cathedral City Nellie N. Coffman Middle School
    34-603 Plumley Rd.
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760)770-8617

    Grades: 6-8 | 1038 students
  • Desert Hot Springs Painted Hills Middle School
    9250 Sonora Dr.
    Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
    (760)416-6000

    Grades: 6-8 | 803 students
  • Palm Springs Palm Springs High School
    2401 E. Baristo Rd.
    Palm Springs, CA 92262
    (760)778-0400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1756 students
  • Rancho Mirage Rancho Mirage Elementary School
    42-985 Indian Trail Rd.
    Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
    (760)836-3680

    Grades: K-5 | 446 students
  • Rancho Mirage Rancho Mirage High School
    31001 Rattler Rd.
    Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
    (760)416-6055

    Grades: 9-12 | 1661 students
  • Palm Springs Raymond Cree Middle School
    1011 Vista Chino
    Palm Springs, CA 92262
    (760)416-8283

    Grades: 6-8 | 869 students
  • Cathedral City Rio Vista Elementary School
    67-700 Verona Rd.
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760)416-0032

    Grades: K-5 | 720 students
  • Cathedral City Sunny Sands Elementary School
    69-310 Mccallum Way
    Cathedral City, CA 92234
    (760)770-8635

    Grades: K-5 | 768 students
  • Desert Hot Springs Two Bunch Palms Elementary School
    14250 W. Dr.
    Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
    (760)251-7220

    Grades: K-5 | 835 students
  • Palm Springs Virtual Pre Magnet School
    980 E. Tahquitz Canyon Dr.
    Palm Springs, CA 92262
    (760)416-8402

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Palm Springs Vista Del Monte Elementary School
    2744 N. Via Miraleste
    Palm Springs, CA 92262
    (760)416-8176

    Grades: K-5 | 491 students

Overview

School District NamePalm Springs Unified School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students23,079 students
# of Teachers953 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio24:1
# of Male Students11,606 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students11,473 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.38
# of American Indian Students103 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students721 students
% Asian Students
3%
# of Hispanic Students17,844 students
% Hispanic Students
77%
# of Black Students1,156 students
% Black Students
5%
# of White Students2,788 students
% White Students
12%
# of Hawaiian Students32 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students435 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,841
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,657
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,614
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,742
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,795
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,920
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,753
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,754
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,760
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,867
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,807
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,821
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,748
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Palm Springs Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
38%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
48%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
83%
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 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,515 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,798. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,934 is less than the state average of $11,280. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$248 MM$17 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 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$258 MM$18 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 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,515$10,798
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 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,934$11,280
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 2016-17 school year data.
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