John Glenn Middle School Of International Studies

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79655 Miles Ave

Indio, CA 92201

(760) 200-3700

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,250

Students Per Teacher: 36

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for John Glenn Middle School Of International Studies

This school has an amazing staff that are dedicated to educating all students. They know how to teach the extremely gifted student and students with severe learning gaps. They are a National Schools to Watch, A California Distinguished School, and a National AVID demonstration school.

Posted by a parent on 04/14/10

This school has such dedicated teachers that students can feel the difference between our school and others from the first day they walk on campus. The staff and faculty are like family with one another, all different personalities and backgrounds, but all thoroughly committed to the high standards ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 04/13/10

Fabulous school with dedicated faculty and staff that use technology as a tool to get kids the best support of parents and caregivers

Posted by a parent on 09/22/09

This is a very good shcool. My daughter leans alot and it is in a very good community. I love it!

Posted by a parent on 05/03/09

The best in the desert! Staff and adminstration serves with the highest desire for excellence. I have one daughter that graduated from John Glenn and one in the program now. We started at private school and moved. The best thing we have ever done for our daughters. These teachers and staff are at ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/28/09

Unbelievable school. I have had one child move through JGMS and another currently enrolled. The education is second to none, and the careing and nurturing environment by the teachers and administration is great. The principal is very level headed and has the best interest of all students at hand. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/10/08

Excellent, this school rocks. It seems lik a lot of classes, but the day flys by!

Posted by a parent on 10/08/08

I personally hated attending this school! I had to go to John Glenn all threw out the 3 years, and boy did i have more than a share of bad experiences. The school has a very stressful/ hectic aptmosphere that i do not like. It was almost impossible for my parents to ever get a hold of my teachers! And ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/08/07

All of my three kids have gone to John Glenn.My husband and I just absoluty just love how John Glenn teachs the kids. The teachers are amazing and the fact that they have AVID classes makes me just warm up inside... John Glenn is just amazing and I would recommend John Glenn to any student.

Posted by a parent on 09/21/07

My son is in his second year and we feel that the school is very challenging. Last year the communication between Teacher/Parent was excellent. This year his academy is not as good at informing the parents of the things going on at school. The IB cirriculum requires a foreign language, art/drama/video ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/05/06

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Test scores for John Glenn Middle School Of International Studies

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
John Glenn Middle School Of International Studies
Desert Sands 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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Indio schools — John Glenn Middle School Of International Studies is located at 79655 Miles Ave, Indio CA 92201. 79655 Miles Ave is in the 92201 ZIP code in Indio, CA The school district for John Glenn Middle School Of International Studies is the Desert Sands Unified School District. John Glenn Middle School Of International Studies is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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