Palmdale Elementary School District

39139 10th St. E.
Palmdale, CA 93550-3419
(District boundaries shown in map)

Top Rankings

Palmdale Elementary 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%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 29 public schools serving 17,575 students in Palmdale Elementary School District.
Public Schools in Palmdale Elementary School District have a diversity score of 0.38, which is less than the California public school average of 0.63.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
29 Schools
10,375 Schools
# Students
17,575 Students
5,876,295 Students
# Teachers
767 Teachers
267,757 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1

District Rank

Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
20%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Palmdale Elementary  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)
(18-19)
31%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Palmdale Elementary  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.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.38
0.63
# American Indian Students
118 Students
27,207 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
201 Students
696,628 Students
% Asian Students
1%
12%
# Hispanic Students
13,643 Students
3,281,568 Students
% Hispanic Students
78%
56%
# Black Students
2,467 Students
296,694 Students
% Black Students
14%
5%
# White Students
761 Students
1,235,074 Students
% White Students
4%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
33 Students
24,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
352 Students
309,952 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
2,014
469,461
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,851
408,174
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,816
421,021
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,883
426,338
# Students in 4th Grade:
2,022
432,663
# Students in 5th Grade:
2,112
440,560
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,889
440,507
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,845
434,863
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,879
455,685
# Students in 9th Grade:
264
484,040
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
494,745
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
478,449
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
489,789
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $22,173 is higher than the state median of $19,806. The school district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $21,645 is higher than the state median of $18,241. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$390 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Palmdale Elementary  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$380 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Palmdale Elementary  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$22,173
$19,806
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Palmdale Elementary  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$21,645
$18,241
This chart display average spending per public school student in Palmdale Elementary  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Palmdale Elementary School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: n/an/a
3636 Ponderosa Way
Palmdale, CA 93550
(661) 285-9270
Grades: K-5
| 610 students
Rank: n/an/a
37005 Hillcrest Dr.
Palmdale, CA 93552
(661) 285-4158
Grades: K-5
| 566 students
3243 E. Ave. R-8
Palmdale, CA 93550
(661) 273-0847
Grades: 6-8
| 875 students
Rank: n/an/a
37500 50th St. E.
Palmdale, CA 93552
(661) 285-9777
Grades: K-5
| 566 students
Rank: n/an/a
36940 45th St. E.
Palmdale, CA 93552
(661) 285-9780
Grades: K-5
| 498 students
39221 22nd St. W.
Palmdale, CA 93551
(661) 947-3075
Grades: 6-8
| 953 students
Rank: n/an/a
37730 27th St. E.
Palmdale, CA 93550
(661) 272-0584
Grades: K-8
| 610 students
36555 Sunny Ln.
Palmdale, CA 93550
(661) 285-5866
Grades: 6-8
| 902 students
Rank: n/an/a
Dos Caminos Dual Immersion
Alternative School
39066 Palm Tree Way
Palmdale, CA 93551
(661) 947-1849
Grades: K-8
| 778 students
Rank: n/an/a
37802 Rockie Ln.
Palmdale, CA 93552
(661) 285-3683
Grades: K-5
| 506 students
Rank: n/an/a
Innovations Of Palmdale
Alternative School
37230 37th St. E.
Palmdale, CA 93550
(661) 265-8908
Grades: K-8
| 1,066 students
Rank: n/an/a
3030 Fairfield
Palmdale, CA 93550
(661) 265-9992
Grades: K-5
| 537 students
Rank: n/an/a
Los Amigos - Dual Immersion
Alternative School
6640 E. Ave. R-8
Palmdale, CA 93552
(661) 285-1546
Grades: K-8
| 906 students
Rank: n/an/a
38620 33rd St.
Palmdale, CA 93550
(661) 947-3128
Grades: K-5
| 618 students
Rank: n/an/a
37622 43rd St. E.
Palmdale, CA 93552
(661) 285-8376
Grades: K-5
| 647 students
Rank: n/an/a
Oak Tree Community Day
Alternative School
37230 37th St. E.
Palmdale, CA 93550
(661) 285-1548
Grades: K-8
| 35 students
Rank: n/an/a
38737 Ocotillo Sch Dr.
Palmdale, CA 93551
(661) 947-9987
Grades: K-5
| 591 students
Rank: n/an/a
326 E. Ave. R
Palmdale, CA 93550
(661) 265-9357
Grades: K-5
| 508 students
Rank: n/an/a
Palmdale Charter
Charter School
3838 E. Ave. R
Palmdale, CA 93550
(661) 234-4800
Grades: K-12
| 264 students
Rank: n/an/a
Palmdale Discovery Center
Special Education School
39174 Palm Tree Way
Palmdale, CA 93551
(661) 947-0181
Grades: K-8
| 153 students
Rank: n/an/a
38043 Division St.
Palmdale, CA 93551
(661) 538-9034
Grades: K-8
| 752 students
Rank: n/an/a
37236 58th St. E.
Palmdale, CA 93552
(661) 533-7100
Grades: K-5
| 490 students
37315 60th St. E.
Palmdale, CA 93552
(661) 533-7400
Grades: 6-8
| 889 students
38060 20th St. E.
Palmdale, CA 93550
(661) 537-6101
Grades: 6-8
| 818 students
Rank: n/an/a
39360 Summerwind Dr.
Palmdale, CA 93551
(661) 947-3863
Grades: K-5
| 588 students
Rank: n/an/a
1843 E. Ave. Q5
Palmdale, CA 93550
(661) 225-9647
Grades: K-5
| 730 students
Rank: n/an/a
1100 E. Ave. R-4
Palmdale, CA 93550
(661) 273-4166
Grades: K-5
| 591 students
Rank: n/an/a
Yellen Learning Center
Special Education School
37015 Goldenview Way
Palmdale, CA 93552
(661) 456-1600
Grades: K-8
| 62 students
Rank: n/an/a
38440 Second St. E.
Palmdale, CA 93550
(661) 273-5052
Grades: K-5
| 466 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Palmdale Elementary School District?
Palmdale Elementary School District manages 29 public schools serving 17,575 students.
What is the racial composition of students in Palmdale Elementary School District?
78% of Palmdale Elementary School District students are Hispanic, 14% of students are Black, 4% of students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Palmdale Elementary School District?
Palmdale Elementary School District has a student/teacher ratio of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.
What is Palmdale Elementary School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $21,645 is higher than the state median of $18,241. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 29 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 17,575 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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