First School Of The Desert

First School provides a successful and well established approach to preschool education.
At First School your child will experience an intimate learning atmosphere unparalleled by any other desert preschool program.
First School provides a perfect balance of academic and social instruction.
As educators we feel it is imperative to communicate the goals of First School.
Our standards are high but realistic. Our program is designed to give your child a solid academic foundation.
In addition to the academic approach we develop your childrens social skills.
Combining our emphasis on academic and social skills leads to well-balanced results.
Your child will be academically prepared and socially adjusted to confront the challenges they will face in the elementary school years.
First School of the Desert strives to promote the advancement of young children through an unwavering dedication to the welfare and education of preschool students.
Our mission success is achieved by creating a learning environment of fun and happiness.
We devotedly endeavor to advance the development of young children through a concerted effort of professional teamwork.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students91 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade First School Of The Desert Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teacher

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to First School Of The Desert is Palm Valley School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is King's Schools Of The Desert (2.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Palm Springs
    Grades: PK-8 | 301 students
    2.3 miles
    67675 Bolero Road
    Palm Springs, CA 92264
    (760) 324-5464
    2.3 PK-8
    301
  • Rancho Mirage
    Grades: NS-12 | 330 students
    2.8 miles
    35525 Da Vall Drive
    Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
    (760) 328-0861
    2.8 NS-12
    330
  • Palm Springs
    Stepping Stones
    Stepping Stones Photo - Individualized learning is why our students excel.
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK-12 | 100 students
    2.9 miles
    1281 N Gene Autry Trail, Suite C
    Palm Springs, CA 92262
    (760) 898-1764
    2.9 PK-12
    100
  • Palm Springs
    Grades: PK-8 | 219 students
    3.2 miles
    455 S Compadre Rd
    Palm Springs, CA 92262
    (760) 327-4919
    3.2 PK-8
    219
  • Thousand Palms
    Grades: K | 85 students
    3.5 miles
    72400 La Canada Way
    Thousand Palms, CA 92276
    (760) 343-2163
    3.5 K
    85

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