Desert Adventist Academy

  • 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 AffiliationSeventh Day Adventist
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students103 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
55%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Desert Adventist Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Coachella
    Grades: K-9 | 73 students
    15.8 miles
    50930 CALHOUN STR
    Coachella, CA 92236
    (760) 398-1614
    15.8 K-9
    73
  • Indio
    Grades: PK-12 | 548 students
    4.5 miles
    40700 Yucca Lane
    Indio, CA 92203
    (760) 345-2848
    4.5 PK-12
    548
  • Los Angeles
    Los Angeles Adventist Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: NS-12 | 228 students
    108.6 miles
    846 E El Segundo Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90059
    (323) 743-8818
    108.6 NS-12
    228
  • Palm Springs
    Grades: PK-8 | 301 students
    6.5 miles
    67675 Bolero Road
    Palm Springs, CA 92264
    (760) 324-5464
    6.5 PK-8
    301
  • Palm Springs
    Grades: PK-8 | 219 students
    8.8 miles
    455 S Compadre Rd
    Palm Springs, CA 92262
    (760) 327-4919
    8.8 PK-8
    219

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