Palo Verde Unified School District

  • 295 NORTH FIRST ST
  • BLYTHE, CA 92225
  • (760) 922-4164
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate70.1%71.2%
Dropout Rate7.3%5.0%
Per Pupil Spending$8,920$9,292
Students Per Teacher21.020.8
Number of Schools7-
Number of Students3,610-
Number of (FTE) Teachers172-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment3,61021.0
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students292
1st Grade Students298
2nd Grade Students284
3rd Grade Students297
4th Grade Students272
5th Grade Students289
6th Grade Students267
7th Grade Students296
8th Grade Students287
9th Grade Students273
10th Grade Students267
11th Grade Students246
12th Grade Students227
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native22
Asian or Pacific Islander49
Hispanic2,210
Black (Non-Hispanic)291
White (Non-Hispanic)995
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male1,832
Female1,763

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers17221.0
Prekindergarten Teachers--
Kindergarten Teachers11-
Elementary Teachers106-
Secondary Teachers55-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides37
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors3
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors4
Elementary1
Secondary3
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians-
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff140
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators3
LEA Administrative Support Staff16
School Administrators9
School Administrative Support Staff18
Student Support Services8
Other Support Services Staff87

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$52,908,000-
Total Local Revenues$8,823,00016.7%
Property Tax$5,729,00010.8%
Other School Systems$1,248,0002.4%
Cities and Counties$495,0000.9%
School Lunch$305,0000.6%
Other Sales and Services$262,0000.5%
Rents and Royalties$2,0000.00%
Interest Earnings$342,0000.6%
Miscellaneous$440,0000.8%
Total State Revenues$39,979,00075.6%
General Formula Assistance$15,685,00029.6%
Staff Improvement Programs$388,0000.7%
Special Education Programs$134,0000.3%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$758,0001.4%
Gifted and Talented Programs$33,0000.06%
Vocational Education Programs$11,0000.02%
School Lunch Programs$139,0000.3%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$14,649,00027.7%
Transportation Programs$860,0001.6%
Other Programs$6,475,00012.2%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$847,0001.6%
Total Federal Revenues$4,106,0007.8%
Through State - Title I$1,112,0002.1%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$477,0000.9%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$321,0000.6%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$19,0000.04%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$28,0000.05%
Through State - Bilingual Education$63,0000.1%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$1,044,0002.0%
Through State - Other$55,0000.1%
Direct - Other$987,0001.9%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$32,772,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$18,224,00055.6%
Total Support Services Expenditures$12,753,00038.9%
Student Support$1,756,0003.3%
Instructional Staff Support$1,347,0002.5%
General Administration Support$534,0001.0%
School Administration Support$2,341,0004.4%
Operation and Maintenance Support$3,884,0007.3%
Student Transportation Support$1,352,0002.6%
Other Support Services$1,539,0002.9%
Total Other Expenditures$1,795,0005.5%
Food Services$1,429,0002.7%
Enterprise Operations$366,0000.7%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 70.1%
Total Diploma Count 185
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12747.3%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Palo Verde Unified School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 7
  • Students: 3,610
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 172
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BLYTHE MIDDLE SCHOOL
825 North Lovekin Blvd
Blythe, CA
Public | 7-8
562 21.4

4 out of 5
3 Reviews
FELIX J. APPLEBY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
10321 Vernon Ave
Blythe, CA
Public | KG-6
571 23.8

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MARGARET WHITE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
610 North Broadway
Blythe, CA
Public | KG-6
712 32.4

3.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
PALO VERDE HIGH SCHOOL
667 North Lovekin Blvd
Blythe, CA
Public | 9-12
927 29.2

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PALO VERDE VALLEY COMMUNITY DAY SCHOOL
190 North 5th St
Blythe, CA
Public | 6-10
34 34.0

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RUTH BROWN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
241 North Seventh Ave
Blythe, CA
Public | KG-6
715 37.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
TWIN PALMS CONTINUATION SCHOOL
811 West Chanslor Way
Blythe, CA
Public | 9-12
74 41.1

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