Desert Sands Unified

Know your school choice options in California.

California has an open enrollment policy, which means your child can attend any school in the district (called intradistrict choice), including charter schools, as long as there is space. Some districts will allow your child to attend a school in a neighboring district (called interdistrict choice).

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 6 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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47-950 Dune Palms Road
La Quinta, CA 92253
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PH: (760) 777-4200
FAX: (760) 771-8505
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yellow arrow Grades K-12
yellow arrow 29,314 students
yellow arrow 34 schools
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Recent Reviews

John Glenn Middle School of International Studies

John Glen is the BEST school we have ever attended in the Desert. We have been to Palm ...

Posted 6 days ago

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School

went to pick up my brother and they couldent tell me where he was, the receptionist was...

Posted 42 days ago

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School

Great school with good teachers! Good extra curricular after school programs! Fun envir...

Posted 49 days ago

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