Cielo Vista Charter

650 S. Paseo Dorotea
Palm Springs, CA 92264
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Cielo Vista Charter serves 847 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 847 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Cielo Vista Charter's student population of 847 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
847 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Cielo Vista Charter is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
47%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
66%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cielo Vista Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
81%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
11%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.33
This chart display the diversity score of Cielo Vista Charter and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cielo Vista Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cielo Vista Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Cielo Vista Charter often compared to?
Cielo Vista Charteris often viewed alongside schools like Palm Desert Charter Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
47% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 66% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Cielo Vista Charter?
847 students attend Cielo Vista Charter.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Cielo Vista Charter students are Hispanic, 11% of students are White, 4% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cielo Vista Charter?
Cielo Vista Charter has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Cielo Vista Charter offer ?
Cielo Vista Charter offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Cielo Vista Charter part of?
Cielo Vista Charter is part of Palm Springs Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 847 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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