Desert Sands Charter School

3030 East Palmdale Blvd, Palmdale, CA 93550 | (661) 272-0044
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,867
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 42455 10th St., West, Ste. 105, Lancaster, CA 93534
School Operational Details
  • Charter School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,867
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 58.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 31.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 877 (47.0%)
  • Females: 990 (53.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 280 (15.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 835 (44.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,115 (59.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Desert Sands Charter School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian191.0%
Black29816.0%
Asian170.9%
Hispanic1,01454.3%
White50326.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Desert Sands Charter School
  Number Percent
9th Grade83144.5%
10th Grade50326.9%
11th Grade31216.7%
12th Grade21711.6%
Ungraded40.2%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
43.7%
District:
80.2%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
5.9%
District:
9.8%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
13.2%
District:
47.1%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
8.8%
District:
11.8%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 94.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 68.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 10.4
Average Age
School:
43.5
District:
45.9
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 18, 2008
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