Desert Springs Middle School

66755 Two Bunch Palms Trail, Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240 | (760) 251-3570
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,681
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 66-755 Two Bunch Palms Trail, Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
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: 1,681
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 66.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 25.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 879 (52.3%)
  • Females: 802 (47.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 187 (11.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,370 (81.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,557 (92.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Desert Springs Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian110.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Desert Springs Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade55733.1%
7th Grade54032.1%
8th Grade58434.7%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 7.4%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 94.1%
Number of Certificated Staff: 77.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 12.1
Average Age
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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