Raymond Cree Middle School

  • Raymond Cree Middle School serves 972 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Raymond Cree Middle School operates within the Palm Springs Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 972 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 972 students
Raymond Cree Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Raymond Cree Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Raymond Cree Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Raymond Cree Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more 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 Ratio 24:1 24:1
Raymond Cree Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Raymond Cree Middle School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
6%
11%
Raymond Cree Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
61%
54%
Raymond Cree Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
10%
6%
Raymond Cree Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
21%
24%
Raymond Cree Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Raymond Cree Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Raymond Cree Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Raymond Cree Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.58 0.41
Raymond Cree Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
77%
50%
Raymond Cree Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
9%
Raymond Cree Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Palm Springs Unified School District's student population of 23,240 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,234 in this district is less than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,060 is less than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Palm Springs Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
4
Number of Students Managed 23,240 1,597
Palm Springs Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $262 MM $21 MM
Palm Springs Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $282 MM $21 MM
Palm Springs Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,234 $12,988
Palm Springs Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,060 $12,986
Palm Springs Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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