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la Quinta High School

Public School | Grades 8-12 | Desert Sands Unified
79255 Westward HO Dr
La Quinta, CA 92253
(760) 772-4150

About This School

la Quinta High School is located in La Quinta, CA and is one of 36 schools in Desert Sands Unified School District. It is a public school that serves 2968 students in grades 8-12. See la Quinta High School's test results to learn more about school performance.

A school's Academic Performance Index (API) is a scale that ranges from 200 to 1000 and is calculated from the school's performance in the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program. The state has set 800 as the API target for all schools to meet.

la Quinta High School had an API growth score of 832 in 2012. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. la Quinta High School's 2012 base score was 824 and the school did meet its 2012 school-wide growth target.

In 2010, la Quinta High School had 27 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.

Student Ethnicity (2011)

Students (2011)


Students Per Teacher (2010)

Female/Male (2011)

52% 48%

Subsidized Lunch (2011)


District Spending (2010)

per student
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By a Former Student on

Its a very good school but it is very hard , if you don't try hard

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