Desert Willow Intermediate School

36555 Sunny Ln, Palmdale, CA 93550 | (661) 285-5866
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Student Enrollment: 859
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3.5 out of 5 | 5 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 36555 Sunny Ln., Palmdale, CA 93550
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 859
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 23.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 442 (51.5%)
  • Females: 417 (48.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 134 (15.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 428 (49.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 562 (65.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Desert Willow Intermediate School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.6%
Black14717.1%
Asian202.3%
Hispanic55164.1%
White12614.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Desert Willow Intermediate School
  Number Percent
6th Grade20.2%
7th Grade41948.8%
8th Grade43650.8%
9th Grade20.2%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
20.5%
District:
38.5%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
13.6%
District:
5.1%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 94.7%
Number of Certificated Staff: 44.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 10.1
Average Age
School:
41.3
District:
48.0
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 3.5

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5 reviews for Desert Willow Intermediate School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 21, 2009
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The uniform policy would be great if parents would NOT allow their students to opt out of the dress code program. These are the students that bring the school down. Spend some time there.you will see.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 23, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I Believe this is a very good , this school have a great teacher"s like mrs Gonda ,Mrs Evans , Mrs Brax, Mrs Mason my son he is very happy at Desert Willow>We need to positive parent"s we will have positive studens Mr Pitts you doing a great Job
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 23, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Desert Willow is a great school the Principal and the teachers are working so hard with students. As a parent I suppor the uniform P.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 13, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is so bad i just think the uniforms is making this school so much worse, just take away the uniforms maybe they will behave better im going to opt my daughter out of the uniform
  • Reviewed by Student on June 16, 2007
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school is a good school. it has nice teachers and staff. desert willow has a nice school grounds. and i am glad i go to this school.

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