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Agua Caliente Elementary School


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30-800 San Luis Rey Plaza, Cathedral City, CA 92234

Palm Springs Unified School District
(760) 416-8235

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Grades
K-5
Students
621
Type
Public

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3/10
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Test Scores


58%

3/10
The GreatSchools Test Score Rating reflects annual state test results for this school compared with scores statewide.

Equity Overview


34%

3/10
The Equity Overview Rating looks at how well this school is serving the needs of its disadvantaged students relative to all its students, compared to other schools in the state, based on test scores provided from the state Department of Education.

Academic Progress


8%

4/10
The Academic Progress Rating helps measure how much students learn in a year, compared to their peers across the state.

Last updated: Jun 13, 2018

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Grades
K-5

Students
621

Type
Public

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Subject
% Proficient

Math
24%

State avg: 38%

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Grade 3
26%

State avg: 47%


Grade 4
34%

State avg: 40%


Grade 5
16%

State avg: 34%

English
27%

State avg: 49%

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Grade 3
21%

State avg: 44%


Grade 4
38%

State avg: 45%


Grade 5
22%

State avg: 47%

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4/10

Academic progress

How much did this school help its students improve from one year to the next? This rating compares schools with similar proficiency levels to measure student progress over time.


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A worrisome sign:

Students at this school are making less academic progress from one grade to the next compared to students at other schools in the state.

Low progress with low test scores means students are starting at a low point and are falling even farther behind their peers at other schools in the state.

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Equity

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3/10

Equity overview

Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap .


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A worrisome sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling behind other students in the state, and this school may have significant achievement gaps.


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Environment


Students

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Hispanic
97%

White
1%

Two or more races
1%

Black
1%

Asian
<1%

Filipino
<1%

American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%

Pacific Islander
<1%

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Teachers & staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated .


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Students per teacher

25
:1
State avg: 22
:1

Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience

92%

State avg: 91%

% of full time teachers who are certified

100%

State avg: 98%

Average teacher salary

$72,381
State avg: $70,989

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