Desert Mirage High School



Desert Mirage High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Desert Mirage High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 503
10 492
11 512
12 436

Desert Mirage High School is a public high school of the Coachella Valley Unf School District located in Thermal, CA. It has 1,943 students in grades 9th through 12th. Desert Mirage High School is the 414th largest public high school in California and the 1,625th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 21.1 to 1.

Total Students: 1,943
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 91.89

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Desert Mirage High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,020
(52%)
4,116
(52%)
 Female 923
(48%)
3,796
(48%)

Desert Mirage High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,899
(98%)
7,615
(96%)
 Two or More 21
(1%)
129
(2%)
 Asian 8
(0%)
27
(0%)
 American Indian 7
(0%)
26
(0%)
 White 7
(0%)
102
(1%)
 Black 1
(0%)
13
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Desert Mirage High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible N/A 4,327
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible N/A 489
(6%)
 Not Eligible N/A 3,096
(39%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Desert Mirage High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1260
2006 1719
2007 1786
2008 1847
2009 1881
2010 1936
2011 1933
2012 1943

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23
2006 23.8
2007 19.8
2008 22
2009 21.1
2010 N/A
2011 21.2
2012 21.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.92380952380952
2006 0.90110529377545
2007 0.92721164613662
2008 0.72441797509475
2009 0.68846358320043
2010 0.76911157024793
2011 0.87480600103466
2012

Compare Desert Mirage High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,110.0% 21.1:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School N/A
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 52.5%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Desert Mirage High School
Thermal, CA
Public 09 - 12 1,943 21.1:1  
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Public 09 - 12 1,989 26.9:1 11 miles
Amistad High (continuation)
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La Quinta High School
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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