Palo Verde Unified School District

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Overview

School District NamePalo Verde Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.pvusd.us
School District Phone Number(760) 922-4164
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools6 Schools10,322 Schools
# of Students3,006 Students6,196,271 Students
# of Teachers127 Teachers264,754 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1

District Comparison

  • Palo Verde Unified School District, which is ranked within the
    1/
    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 87% has increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Palo Verde 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)
17%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Palo Verde 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
87%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Palo Verde Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.480.64
# of American Indian Students25 Students32,941 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students32 Students719,599 Students
% Asian Students
1%
12%
# of Hispanic Students2,093 Students3,366,608 Students
% Hispanic Students
69%
54%
# of Black Students202 Students337,796 Students
% Black Students
7%
5%
# of White Students591 Students1,437,339 Students
% White Students
20%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students9 Students28,785 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students54 Students273,002 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:251530,276
# of Students in 1st Grade:230455,064
# of Students in 2nd Grade:221454,352
# of Students in 3rd Grade:199446,005
# of Students in 4th Grade:222465,237
# of Students in 5th Grade:227470,637
# of Students in 6th Grade:230484,746
# of Students in 7th Grade:238474,570
# of Students in 8th Grade:230472,071
# of Students in 9th Grade:242493,593
# of Students in 10th Grade:233481,887
# of Students in 11th Grade:252473,739
# of Students in 12th Grade:231485,939
# of Ungraded Students: - 8,155

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,443 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 $10,378 is less 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$33 MM$8 MM
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Spending$36 MM$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Palo Verde Unified  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,44310657
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Palo Verde Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,37810724
This chart display average spending per public school student in Palo Verde Unified  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Palo Verde Unified School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Felix J. Appleby Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 38%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    10321 Vernon Ave.
    Blythe, CA 92225
    (760) 922-7174

    Grades: K-8 | 720 students
  • Ruth Brown Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 28%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    241 N. Seventh Ave.
    Blythe, CA 92225
    (760) 922-7164

    Grades: K-8 | 644 students
  • Margaret White Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 27%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    610 N. Brd.way
    Blythe, CA 92225
    (760) 922-5159

    Grades: K-8 | 684 students
  • Palo Verde High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    667 N. Lovekin Blvd.
    Blythe, CA 92225
    (760) 922-7148

    Grades: 9-12 | 870 students
  • Twin Palms Continuation Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    811 W. Chanslor Way
    Blythe, CA 92225
    (760) 922-4884

    Grades: 9-12 | 88 students
  • Blythe District Preschool
    295 E. Chanslor Way
    Blythe, CA 92225
    (760) 922-4164

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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