Yucca Mesa Elementary School

3380 Avalon Ave, Yucca Valley, CA 92277 | (760) 228-1777
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 503
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4.5 out of 5 | 6 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 1209, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
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: 503
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 268 (53.3%)
  • Females: 235 (46.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 65 (12.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 274 (54.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 339 (67.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Yucca Mesa Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Yucca Mesa Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade7615.1%
2nd Grade7013.9%
3rd Grade6913.7%
4th Grade8015.9%
5th Grade7715.3%
6th Grade7013.9%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 96.8%
Number of Certificated Staff: 34.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 13.4
Average Age
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

4.5 out of 5 | 6 Reviews
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6 reviews for Yucca Mesa Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on April 07, 2011
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is by far the worst school my daughter has ever been to. It is far from being sanitary. They do not allow students to use hand sanitizer,there are now trash cans in the restrooms that the children use. My daughter was so embarrassed b/c she had to carry her pad to her class room to throw it away. Can you only image how she felt? There is a 5th grade teacher that has my daughter write me notes for her. Yeah get that the teacher can not write her own note she has my daughter to do it! A boy took my daughter's homework put his name on it and my daughter got in trouble for it.The teacher made my daughter write a note to me and say she was in the wrong.I was to sign it. I gave it to the principal and told him I was not going to sign it b/c it was my daughter's home work and the teacher was in the wrong. So b/c I didnt sign it the teacher took my daughters recess away from her. Like I said this school is the worst. I am pulling my kids out this school and putting them in Yucca Valley Elementary so my children are not to continue to be treated this way.
  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on January 19, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is the best school my child has been in.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 19, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is the best school in the Yucca Valley area. My children have been going here for the past five years and I haven't had a bad experience yet. The teachers care about seeing the students improve. The prinipal and staff are all friendly and available.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 19, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • great school great resorces and small classes with teachers that care
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 13, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i love this school my three children go there we moved from victorville to yucca and i could just notice the changes on their grades.

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