Las Palmitas Elementary School serves 572 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Las Palmitas Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (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 15% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).
Quick Stats (2023)
- Grades: Kindergarten-6
- Enrollment: 572 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
- Minority Enrollment: 99%
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50% in CA
- Math Proficiency: 7% (Btm 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 15% (Btm 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education
Las Palmitas Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:
Percent Eligible For Free Lunch
Las Palmitas Elementary School's student population of 572 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Las Palmitas Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Las Palmitas Elementary School is 0.06, 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
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#3566 out of 3649 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Las Palmitas Elementary School's ranking?
Las Palmitas Elementary School is ranked #3566 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
7% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 15% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Las Palmitas Elementary School?
572 students attend Las Palmitas Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
97% of Las Palmitas Elementary School students are Hispanic, 2% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Las Palmitas Elementary School?
Las Palmitas Elementary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is equal to the California state average of 22:1.
What grades does Las Palmitas Elementary School offer ?
Las Palmitas Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Las Palmitas Elementary School part of?
Las Palmitas Elementary School is part of Coachella Valley Unified School District.
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