Desert Adventist Academy

74200 Country Club Drive
Palm Desert, CA 92260-0922
Tel: (760)779-1799
Grades: K - 8 | 103 students
Desert Adventist Academy was established in 1953 and is part of the worldwide Seventh-day Adventist education system, which has over 6,700 schools worldwide including Loma Linda University.
Adventist education currently touches the lives of over 1.2 million students.
Adventist education is much more than the academic excellence for which it is renowned.
It also fosters a faith in God, respect for others, independent thinking and moral integrity.
It is education based on the development of the whole person ? physical, intellectual, social, emotional and spiritual.
Desert Adventist Academy is a safe place for young people K-8 to discover, grow and soar on their journey to making this world a better place.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. General Conference of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)
Religious Affiliation Seventh-Day Adventist
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 103 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 55%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Desert Adventist Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Xavier College Preparatory High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marywood Country Day School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Marywood Country Day School (1.2 miles away)
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  • Rancho Mirage
    Marywood Country Day School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-8 | 245 students
    1.2 miles
    72850 Clancy Lane
    Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
    (760)346-1197
    1.2PK-8
    245
  • Palm Desert
    Grades: 9-12 | 341 students
    1.5 miles
    34200 Cook St
    Palm Desert, CA 92211
    (760)601-3900
    1.59-12
    341
  • Palm Desert
    Grades: PK-KG | 25 students
    1.8 miles
    74015 Aster Dr
    Palm Desert, CA 92260
    (760)341-5223
    1.8PK-KG
    25
  • Palm Desert
    Grades: 2 | 3 students
    2 miles
    73925 Fred Waring Dr
    Palm Desert, CA 92260
    (760)773-0984
    22
    3
  • Palm Desert
    Sacred Heart School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 609 students
    2.1 miles
    43775 Deep Canyon Rd
    Palm Desert, CA 92260
    (760)346-3513
    2.1PK-8
    609

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