La Quinta school information

IndexLa QuintaCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores51%53%68%
Student/Teacher ratio23:120:116:1
Total public schools88,30879,235
Total private schools13,43824,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,965

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in La Quinta are 25% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in La Quinta.
  • 88.7% of people in La Quinta have completed 8th grade.
  • 88.1% of people in La Quinta have completed high school.
  • 34.9% of people in La Quinta have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in La Quinta

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  • Benjamin Franklin Elementary77-800 Calle TampicoGrades: KG - 05Students: 63 · Ratio: 0:163
  • Colonel Mitchell Paige Middle43-495 Palm Royale Dr.Grades: 06 - 08Students: 1,001 · Ratio: 0:170
  • Harry S. Truman Elementary78-870 Avenue 50Grades: KG - 05Students: 612 · Ratio: 0:175
  • Horizon43-330 Palm Royale Dr.Grades: KG - 12Students: 395 · Ratio: 0:120
  • John Adams Elementary50-800 Desert Club Dr.Grades: KG - 05Students: 44 · Ratio: 0:163
  • La Quinta High79-255 Westward Ho Dr.Grades: 08 - 12Students: 2,968 · Ratio: 0:156
  • La Quinta Middle78-900 Avenue 50Grades: 05 - 08Students: 677 · Ratio: 0:149
  • Summit High (Continuation)43-330 Palm Royale Dr.Grades: 10 - 12Students: 258 · Ratio: 0:116

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Education level achieved in La Quinta

IndexLa QuintaCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade88.7%80.6%83.8%
Completed high school88.1%79.3%82.4%
Completed some college71.5%60.8%58.4%
Completed associate degree42.4%38.8%37.2%
Completed bachelors34.9%31.0%29.3%
Completed masters11.9%11.4%11.0%
Completed professional degree4.0%3.8%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.5%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in La Quinta (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Indian Wells, CA5,08981%19%
Bermuda Dunes, CA7,71973%7%
Palm Desert, CA49,95371%4%
Rancho Mirage, CA17,63465%4%
Cathedral City, CA52,55055%20%
La Quinta, CA38,77451%25%

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Odenton, MD38,78790%32%
Woburn, MA38,82665%5%
The Colony, TX38,69093%36%
Clinton, MD38,87371%4%
Cape Girardeau, MO38,66548%29%
La Quinta, CA38,77451%25%
Source: The La Quinta, CA education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.