Bella Vista Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
65750 Avenida Jalisco
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
Phone
(760) 251-7244
District
PALM SPRINGS UNIFIED
County
RIVERSIDE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
782
Classroom Teachers
30

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

3

(10 is best)

Better than 25.9% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Bella Vista Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43 48
Proficiency in Reading 44 48
Proficiency in Math 41 49

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 22 45
Proficiency in Reading 29 48
Proficiency in Math 15 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 21 42
Proficiency in Reading 31 49
Proficiency in Math 10 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 26.07
AVG FOR DISTRICT 24.23
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 132 16.9%
Grade 1 119 15.2%
Grade 2 126 16.1%
Grade 3 134 17.1%
Grade 4 131 16.8%
Grade 5 140 17.9%
Total 782 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 17.1% 12.3% 25.0%
Black 11.3% 5.1% 5.9%
Hispanic 70.3% 78.8% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 3.2% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.6% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 90.2% 83.4% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 82.0% 71.9% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 11.5% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 171,816 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 459.7 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.3% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.8% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.1% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.4% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 23.4% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 69,670 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 9.0% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 82.8% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.3% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.3% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.1% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.8% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.4% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.9% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 15.2% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,754 $203,049,030 55.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $707 $16,398,865 4.5%
Staff $617 $14,311,315 3.9%
General Administration $58 $1,345,310 0.4%
School Administration $817 $18,950,315 5.2%
Operation $1,324 $30,710,180 8.4%
Transportation $224 $5,195,680 1.4%
Other $538 $12,478,910 3.4%
Total Support $4,284 $99,367,380 27.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,731 $63,345,545 17.3%
Total Expenditures $15,770 $365,785,150 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%