James Earl Carter Elementary School

74251 Hovley Ln East, Palm Desert, CA 92260 | (760) 862-4370
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 641
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5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 74-251 Hovley Ln. East, Palm Desert, CA 92260
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 641
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 27.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 23.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 321 (50.1%)
  • Females: 320 (49.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 47 (7.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 227 (35.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 274 (42.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
James Earl Carter Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For James Earl Carter Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade11517.9%
2nd Grade10516.4%
3rd Grade11918.6%
4th Grade9214.4%
5th Grade11618.1%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 3.6%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 96.4%
Number of Certificated Staff: 29.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 16.6
Average Age
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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3 reviews for James Earl Carter Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 02, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • looking for a new school. I am new to the desert.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 25, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Great school, my daughter is starting her third year. Great teachers and parent involement.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 29, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • my son loves this school

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