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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47950 Dune Palms Rd
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
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Recent Reviews

Palm Desert Charter Middle School

[Attended: 2010 - 2012] The 2010 review claiming common drug busts and fisticuffs is hu...

Posted 15 days ago

John Adams Elementary School

I will not recommend this school to anybody that I know. I had nothing but but experien...

Posted 25 days ago

Benjamin Franklin Elementary School

We love our school! The office staff is wonderful, the teachers are kind and caring. ...

Posted 35 days ago

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