43-330 Palm Royale Dr.
La Quinta, CA 92253
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Horizon serves 259 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Horizon placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 259 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Horizon ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Horizon's student population of 259 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
259 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

Horizon is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Horizon is 0.50, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1475 out of 3649 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
66%
56%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
25%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Horizon and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Horizon and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Horizon's ranking?

Horizon ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

20-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 70-79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Horizon?

The graduation rate of Horizon is 85-89%, which is higher than the California state average of 85%.

How many students attend Horizon?

259 students attend Horizon.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

66% of Horizon students are Hispanic, 25% of students are White, 5% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Horizon?

Horizon has a student ration of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Horizon offer ?

Horizon offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12

What school district is Horizon part of?

School Calendar

View the Horizon yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
First Day of Black History Month
February 01, 2023 (Wednesday)
First Day of Women's History Month
March 01, 2023 (Wednesday)
No School Holiday Spring Break
April 10, 2023 (Monday)
First Day of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
May 01, 2023 (Monday)
First Day of LGBTQ+ Pride Month
June 01, 2023 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 259 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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