School Details

Cesar Chavez Elementary School

49-601 Avenida De Oro, Coachella, CA 92236
(760) 398-2004
1

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-6 887 students 19 students/teacher (CA avg is 21)

Test Scores by grade

39%
30%
56%
49%
44%
65%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Coachella Valley Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

11%
17%
46%
33%
46%
66%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Coachella Valley Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

29%
36%
65%
47%
55%
72%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Coachella Valley Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

28%
32%
60%
32%
47%
65%
20%
33%
57%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Coachella Valley Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

33%
37%
60%
31%
34%
55%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Coachella Valley Unified School District average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Cesar Chavez Elementary School is a public elementary school in Indio. The principal of Cesar Chavez Elementary School is Robert Hughes, who can be contacted at rughes@cvusd.us. 887 children attend Cesar Chavez Elementary School and identify primarily as Hispanic, Unspecified, and Native American or Native Alaskan. 69% of the Cesar Chavez Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 90% of the 887 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Cesar Chavez Elementary School is 19:1. Palm View Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Dance

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 99% 97%
Unspecified 0.9% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.7% 0.3%
Filipino 0.3% 0.3%
Multiracial 0.3% %
White, non-Hispanic 0.3% 1%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.1% 0.4%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.02%
Asian 0% 0.09%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 18406%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 90% 86%
Limited English proficiency 69% 59%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (10 years ago)

    I love this school. The teachers really care about the future of our children. The Principal and Vice Principal are very involved and commited to their job.

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Overall score

(based on 6 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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