Yucca Valley Elementary School

7601 Hopi Trail
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Yucca Valley Elementary School serves 542 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower 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 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 542 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Top 1% in CA)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Yucca Valley Elementary School's student population of 542 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
542 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Yucca Valley Elementary School is 0.61, 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
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State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
21%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
36%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
42%
56%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
46%
21%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Yucca Valley Elementary School 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 Yucca Valley Elementary School often compared to?
Yucca Valley Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Yucca Mesa Elementary School, Friendly Hills Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 36% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Yucca Valley Elementary School?
542 students attend Yucca Valley Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
46% of Yucca Valley Elementary School students are White, 42% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Yucca Valley Elementary School?
Yucca Valley Elementary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Yucca Valley Elementary School offer ?
Yucca Valley Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Yucca Valley Elementary School part of?
Yucca Valley Elementary School is part of Morongo Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 542 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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