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Martin Van Buren Elementary
47-733 Van Buren St.
Indio, CA 92201

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  • School Type: Elementary School
  • District: Desert Sands Unified
  • Website:
  • Ranking compared to similar schools: 10
  • Achieved API growth target: Yes
  • Teachers with Full Credentials: 100%
  • Teachers with Emergency Credentials: 4%
  • School Schedule: Standard
  • Grades: K-5
  • K-3 Class Size: 25
  • Grades 4-6 Class Size: 26
Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 1%
  • English learners: 61%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 19%
  • Migrant education program participants: 13%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 95%
  • Special education within past two years: 15%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 1.70
(based on the 100% who responded)
Graduate School
College Graduate
Some College
High School
Not a High School

State Rank: 8 out of 101
API Score:
Student Ethnicity:

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 92201:

Related Schools:
Martin Van Buren Elementary rank: 8 in Indio
Theodore Roosevelt Elementary rank: 4 in Indio
Cesar Chavez Elementary rank: 1 in Coachella
Thomas Jefferson Middle rank: 4 in Indio
Dwight Eisenhower Elementary rank: 4 in Indio
Continuation Amistad High rank: A in Indio
Coral Mountain Academy rank: 3 in Coachella
NOVA Academy - Coachella rank: 4 in Coachella
Dr. Reynaldo J. Carreon Jr. Academy rank: 7 in Indio
Valle del Sol Elementary rank: 1 in Coachella
Palm View Elementary rank: 1 in Coachella
Bobby Duke Middle rank: 1 in Coachella
Peter Pendleton Elementary rank: 1 in Coachella
Andrew Jackson Elementary rank: 3 in Indio
Indio High rank: 4 in Indio
Herbert Hoover Elementary rank: 4 in Indio
Cahuilla Desert Academy Junior High rank: 5 in Coachella
Valley View Elementary rank: 1 in Coachella
John F. Kennedy Elementary rank: 2 in Indio
Lyndon B. Johnson Elementary rank: 6 in Indio

  1. The State Rank is determined by a school's API Score in comparison to all other schools in California. (1 is the worst, 10 is the best). An equal number of schools occupy each rank. * This rank comes from the 2013 California Academic Performance Index (API) Growth report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2013.
  3. Alternative Schools receive APIs but do not receive ranks
  4. Parent Education is the average of all responses where "1" represents "Not a high school graduate" and "5" represents "Graduate school."
  5. More information: 2012-13 Academic Performance Index Reports Information Guide (PDF; 629KB; 65pp.)