Palmdale, CA
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Palmdale Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Palmdale


Palmdale Elementary School District Details

Palmdale Elementary School District
39139 10th St. E.
Palmdale, CA 93550

21,956 Students enrolled in District

29 Schools in District

26 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Palmdale Elementary School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Antelope Valley Learning Academy School
1601 Palmdale Blvd. Ste. C
Palmdale, CA, 93550
KG-12
Barrel Springs Elementary School
3636 Ponderosa Way
Palmdale, CA, 93550
KG-06
Buena Vista Elementary School
37005 Hillcrest Dr.
Palmdale, CA, 93552
KG-08
Cactus Middle School
3243 E. Ave. R 8
Palmdale, CA, 93550
07-08
Chaparral Elementary School
37500 50th St. E.
Palmdale, CA, 93552
KG-06
Cimarron Elementary School
36940 45th St. E.
Palmdale, CA, 93552
KG-06
David G. Millen Intermediate School
39221 22nd St W
Palmdale, CA, 93551
07-08
Desert Rose Elementary School
37730 27th St. E.
Palmdale, CA, 93550
KG-06
Desert Willow Intermediate School
36555 Sunny Ln.
Palmdale, CA, 93550
07-08
Dos Caminos School
39174 Palm Tree Way
Palmdale, CA, 93551
KG-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 7.1% 25.6%
Black 16.8% 6.2%
Hispanic 73.4% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.7% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 83.0% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 71.3% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.7% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,954 $107,120,342 38.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $590 $12,757,570 4.5%
Staff $495 $10,703,385 3.8%
General Administration $90 $1,946,070 0.7%
School Administration $597 $12,908,931 4.6%
Operation $904 $19,547,192 7.0%
Transportation $198 $4,281,354 1.5%
Other $530 $11,460,190 4.1%
Total Support $3,404 $73,604,692 26.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,646 $100,460,458 35.7%
Total Expenditures $13,004 $281,185,492 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Westside Union Elementary School District Details

Westside Union Elementary School District
41914 50th St. W.
Quartz Hill, CA 93536

8,941 Students enrolled in District

12 Schools in District

27 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Westside Union Elementary School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Anaverde Hills School
2902 Greenbrier St.
Palmdale, CA, 93551
KG-08
Cottonwood Elementary School
2740 W. Ave. P 8
Palmdale, CA, 93551
KG-06
Del Sur Senior Elementary School
9023 W. Ave. H
Lancaster, CA, 93536
KG-08
Esperanza Elementary School
40521 35th St. W.
Palmdale, CA, 93551
KG-06
Gregg Anderson Academy School
5151 W. Ave. N 8
Palmdale, CA, 93551
KG-08
Hillview Middle School
40525 Peonza Ln.
Palmdale, CA, 93551
06-08
Joe Walker Middle School
5632 W. Ave. L 8
Lancaster, CA, 93536
06-08
Leona Valley Elementary School
9063 W. Leona Ave.
Leona Valley, CA, 93551
KG-08
Quartz Hill Elementary School
41820 N. 50th St. W.
Quartz Hill, CA, 93536
KG-06
Rancho Vista Elementary School
40641 Peonza Ln.
Palmdale, CA, 93551
KG-06
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 39.7% 25.6%
Black 11.9% 6.2%
Hispanic 43.1% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.0% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.0% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.8% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.3% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,784 $42,812,016 54.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $352 $3,150,048 4.0%
Staff $163 $1,458,687 1.9%
General Administration $121 $1,082,829 1.4%
School Administration $485 $4,340,265 5.5%
Operation $865 $7,740,885 9.8%
Transportation $0 $0 0.0%
Other $379 $3,391,671 4.3%
Total Support $2,366 $21,173,334 26.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,667 $14,917,983 18.9%
Total Expenditures $8,817 $78,903,333 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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