Rio Vista Elementary School

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67700 Verona Rd

Cathedral City, CA 92234

(760) 416-0032

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 730

Students Per Teacher: 21

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Rio Vista Elementary School

The test scores are improving and some of the teachers are good, but this school suffers from a fundamental problem with the attitudes of the staff and as a result, several of our peers moved their kids to the local charter school. I noticed one parent on here mentioned the librarian. True, the librarian ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/25/12

My child loved this school! After being disappointed with the attitude and professionalism of the teachers at a catholic private school, we took a risk on public school and were actually so pleased with our decision. Our child felt appreciated, supported and for the first time, happy to attend school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/17/12

Wonderful School! Dedicated GATE teachers. A true leader principal. Amazing librarian. Safe school environment for my 2 children.

Posted by a parent on 06/08/11

This is a good school, however some of the staff seem like they hate their job. The librarian is rude to the kids and parents. Yes, there are some great teachers, but there is a great deal of improvement needed with some of the teachers and staff.

Posted by a parent on 03/27/11

Mi daughter has 2 years attending to this school , we are so happy with everything , teachers are greats and the learning is exellent !!! Love this school.

Posted by a parent on 03/14/09

my kids enrolled in theis school 2 years ago after being in a catholic school for over 4 years. I was very dissapionted to find no playground equipment and no bus service The after care program on property had a waiting list and the more challanged students have priority in joining the program. In ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/06/09

I really enjoy the teachers at this school they all have an open door policy. it is a pleasure to return to rio vista and continue to support the teachers and staff. they encourage the students to learn.

Posted by a parent on 09/02/08

I really enjoyed this school, my children loved it and felt safe. I felt they were being challenged and enjoyed learning. The only downfall to this school is the parking...!

Posted by a parent on 07/26/08

Highly qualified and dedicated teachers. Excellent leadership by Principal. Great environment for learning!

Posted by a parent on 05/09/07

My son is in Mrs. Jacobs' afternoon kindergarten class. She is a wonderful teacher that is full of energy and shows love for each and every child. The school is under dress code, which I love. It's a brand new school (only in it's 3rd year) and the facilities are clean and very visually appealing. I ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/16/07

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Test scores
Test scores for Rio Vista Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Rio Vista Elementary School
Palm Springs Unified School District
* 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.

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Cathedral City schools — Rio Vista Elementary School is located at 67700 Verona Rd, Cathedral City CA 92234. 67700 Verona Rd is in the 92234 ZIP code in Cathedral City, CA The school district for Rio Vista Elementary School is the Palm Springs Unified School District. Rio Vista Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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