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39%
  • Palmdale Learning Plaza
  • 38043 Division St., Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 807
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
33%
  • Ocotillo Elementary
  • 38737 Ocotillo Sch Dr., Desert View Highlands
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 1,009
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
32%
  • Barrel Springs Elementary
  • 3636 Ponderosa Way, Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 792
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 31:1
30%
  • Cimarron Elementary
  • 36940 45th St. E., Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 786
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 29:1
29%
  • Buena Vista Elementary
  • 37005 Hillcrest Dr., Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 794
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
28%
  • Palmdale Aerospace Academy
  • 38060 20th St. E., Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 903
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
27%
  • Shadow Hills Intermediate
  • 37315 60th St. E., Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 914
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
26%
  • Mesquite Elementary
  • 37622 43rd St. E., Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 884
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 29:1
25%
  • David G. Millen Intermediate
  • 39221 22nd St W, Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 679
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
24%
  • Chaparral Elementary
  • 37500 50th St. E., Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 900
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 28:1
23%
  • Golden Poppy Elementary
  • 37802 Rockie Ln., Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 815
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 29:1
23%
  • Tumbleweed Elementary
  • 1100 E. Ave. R-4, Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 1,074
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 28:1
23%
  • Joshua Hills Elementary
  • 3030 Fairfield, Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 807
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 28:1
22%
  • Palm Tree Elementary
  • 326 E. Ave. R, Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 767
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
21%
  • Summerwind Elementary
  • 39360 Summerwind Dr., Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 857
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
21%
  • Quail Valley Elementary
  • 37236 58th St. E., Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 768
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 28:1
20%
  • Desert Willow Intermediate
  • 36555 Sunny Ln., Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 644
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
19%
  • Cactus Middle School
  • 3243 E. Ave. R-8, Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 870
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
18%
  • Desert Rose Elementary
  • 37730 27th St. E., Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 985
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 28:1
16%
  • Antelope Valley Learning Academy
  • 42455 Tenth St. W. Ste. 105, Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 1,161
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 28:1
16%
  • Guidance Charter
  • 37230 37th St. E., Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 645
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
13%
  • Manzanita Elementary
  • 38620 33rd St., Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 779
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
13%
  • Yucca Elementary
  • 38440 Second St. E., Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 697
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
10%
  • Tamarisk
  • 1843 E. Ave. Q5, Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 812
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 28:1
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  • Los Amigos
  • 6640 E. Ave. R-8, Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 988
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
n/a
  • Yellen Learning Center
  • 37015 Goldenview Way, Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 80
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 8:1
n/a
  • Dos Caminos
  • 39174 Palm Tree Way, Desert View Highlands
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 460
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 31:1
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  • Oak Tree Community Day
  • 37230 37th St. E., Palmdale
  • Palmdale Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 52
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 8:1
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Palmdale school information

IndexPalmdaleCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores26%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio23:120:116:1
Total public schools328,30879,221
Total private schools83,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools11,0857,963
The Palmdale, CA educational system consists of 32 public schools, 8 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Palmdale public schools have average test scores of 26% which is 31% lower than than the California average and 46% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Palmdale public schools is 23:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 73.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 71.2% have completed high school, 15.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Palmdale

IndexPalmdaleCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade73.2%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school71.2%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college48.6%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.1%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.0%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.8%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.6%1.3%

Listed above are Palmdale Elementary, Palmdale schools. To customize your list of Palmdale Elementary schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Palmdale Elementary schools.

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Palmdale, CA156,82326%46%

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Palmdale, CA156,82326%46%
Source: The Palmdale, CA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 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.
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