Nellie N. Coffman Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
34 603 Plumley Rd.
Cathedral City, CA 92234
Phone
(760) 770-8617
District
PALM SPRINGS UNIFIED
County
RIVERSIDE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1029
Classroom Teachers
42

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

3

(10 is best)

Better than 21.7% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Nellie N. Coffman Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
33%
44%
36%
49%
29%
38%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
30%
44%
35%
51%
24%
37%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
20%
42%
28%
49%
12%
36%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

30 25 20 15 10 5 0
24
23
23
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 334 32.5%
Grade 7 346 33.6%
Grade 8 349 33.9%
Total 1029 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 5.3% 10.1% 23.3%
Black 2.0% 4.6% 5.4%
Hispanic 91.8% 81.9% 57.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 2.7% 12.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.6% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 99.7% 97.3% 58.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 98.9% 96.0% 52.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.8% 1.3% 6.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 177,023 39,538,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 473.6 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.6% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.5% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.2% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.5% 24.9%
65 OR OLDER 25.2% 14.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 74,619 13,103,114
Single Parent Households With Children 8.4% 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.6% 83.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.1% 34.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.0% 22.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.3% 17.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.3% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.9% 15.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.7% 13.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.2% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 13.7% 8.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,144 $204,697,584 52.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $950 $21,266,700 5.5%
Staff $860 $19,251,960 4.9%
General Administration $71 $1,589,406 0.4%
School Administration $930 $20,818,980 5.3%
Operation $1,586 $35,504,196 9.1%
Transportation $297 $6,648,642 1.7%
Other $676 $15,132,936 3.9%
Total Support $5,371 $120,235,206 30.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,887 $64,628,382 16.6%
Total Expenditures $17,403 $389,583,558 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,356 $50,163,077,615 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $884 $5,306,242,206 5.2%
Staff $863 $5,178,254,236 5.0%
General Administration $215 $1,291,487,537 1.3%
School Administration $923 $5,541,916,109 5.4%
Operation $1,311 $7,872,234,116 7.7%
Transportation $303 $1,818,082,742 1.8%
Other $665 $3,989,805,237 3.9%
Total Support $5,163 $30,997,440,957 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,580 $21,494,994,026 20.9%
Total Expenditures $17,099 $102,656,107,113 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%