James Earl Carter Elementary Palm Desert, CA 92260


James Earl Carter Elementary - School Profile

School Directory Information (2019-2020 school year)

Physical Address:
74-251 HOVLEY LN. E.
PALM DESERT, CA 92260-1700

Mailing Address:
74-251 HOVLEY LN. E.
PALM DESERT, CA 92260-1700

Phone: (760) 862-4370

Website: http://www.dsusd.us

Grade Span: (grades KG - 5)

   KG 1 2 3 4 5                     
District Name: Desert Sands Unified

Type: Regular
Status: Operational

Charter: No

Supervisory Union #: N/A

School Details (2018-2019 school year)
County: Riverside
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Locale: Large Suburb (over 250,000)

Magnet: No

Total Students: 618
Classroom Teachers (FTE): 27
Student/Teacher Ratio: 23.3

Enrollment Characteristics (2018-2019 school year)

Enrollment by Grade:

KG 1 2 3 4 5
111 98 89 92 107 121

Enrollment by Gender:

Male 317
Female 301

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity:

American Indian or Alaska Native 0
Asian 59
Black or African American 9
Hispanic/Latino 295
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2
Not Specified 0
Two or more races 38
White 215
Direct Certification1: 187
Free lunch qualified1: 284
Reduced-price lunch qualified1: 64
Note: Details may not add to totals.

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