Desert Mirage High School

4/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
14
Grades
9-12
Students
1,951
Type
Public
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Academics
4/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This means that most students at this school are not performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Science
23%
State avg: 50%
English
42%
State avg: 48%
Math
8%
State avg: 37%
7/10
College readiness
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A promising sign:

This school is above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
85%
State avg: 82%
Percent of students who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
32%
State avg: 43%
Average SAT score
1230
State avg: 1473
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
98%
White
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Asian
<1%
Black
<1%
Filipino
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
20 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
277 :1
State avg: 830 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
10%
State avg: 9%
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Neighborhood
86-150 Avenue 66
Thermal, CA 92274
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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