Desert Knolls Elementary School

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3/10
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Reviews
25
Grades
K-6
Students
605
Type
Public
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Academics
3/10
Test scores
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Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Math
20%
State avg: 37%
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English
31%
State avg: 48%
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Science
45%
State avg: 53%
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Equity
3/10
Equity overview

A worrisome sign:

This school is not serving students from the state's most disadvantaged communities as well as other schools in the state.


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Environment
Students
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Hispanic
42%
White
39%
Black
13%
Asian
3%
Two or more races
1%
Pacific Islander
1%
Filipino
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
23 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
100%
State avg: 91%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 98%
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Neighborhood
18213 Symeron Drive
Apple Valley, CA 92307
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Last modified: July 12, 2017
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