Joshua Hills Elementary School

Tel: (661)265-9992
  • Joshua Hills Elementary School serves 758 students in grades K-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Joshua Hills Elementary School operates within the Palmdale Elementary School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 758 students has declined by 21% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades K-6
Total Students758 students
Gender %Joshua Hills Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Students by GradeJoshua Hills Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio28:124:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Hispanic
79%
54%
Black
15%
6%
White
5%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsJoshua Hills Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.350.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%

District Comparison

  • Palmdale Elementary School District's student population of 21,952 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,199 is higher than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,232 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District NamePalmdale Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
4
Number of Students Managed21,9521,564
Palmdale Elementary School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$238 MM$17 MM
Palmdale Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$239 MM$18 MM
Palmdale Elementary School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$11,199$10,991
Palmdale Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$11,232$11,482
Palmdale Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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    0.8 miles
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    Grades: K-6 | 750 students
    0.9 miles
    3636 Ponderosa Way
    Palmdale, CA 93550
    (661)285-9270
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    Grades: K-6 | 990 students
    1.1 miles
    37730 27th St. E.
    Palmdale, CA 93550
    (661)272-0584
    1.1 K-6 990
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    Grades: K-6 | 741 students
    1.5 miles
    36940 45th St. E.
    Palmdale, CA 93552
    (661)285-9780
    1.5 K-6 741

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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.