Desert Hot Springs High School

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Desert Hot Springs
High School
DHSHS logo.png
Logo
The Choice is Yours
Location
65850 Pierson Blvd
Desert Hot Springs, California, CA 92240

United States
Coordinates 33°57′49″N 116°31′00″W / 33.96361°N 116.51667°W / 33.96361; -116.51667Coordinates: 33°57′49″N 116°31′00″W / 33.96361°N 116.51667°W / 33.96361; -116.51667
Information
Type Public
Established 1999
School district Palm Springs Unified School District
CEEB Code 50334
Grades 9–12
Enrollment 1952
Color(s)           Blue and gold
Mascot Golden eagle
Information (760) 288-7000
Website

Desert Hot Springs High School, also abbreviated as DHSHS, is a public high school for grades 9–12. It is located in Desert Hot Springs, California. The school is one of three comprehensive high schools in the Palm Springs Unified School District.

History[edit]

Desert Hot Springs High School opened on September 7, 1999, with an initial enrollment of 642. The school began with freshmen and sophomores and has added a class each year, graduating its first class of 162 seniors in June 2002. Desert Hot Springs High School serves students from the communities of Desert Hot Springs, North Palm Springs, Sky Valley, and the unincorporated areas of Painted Hills and Mission Lakes.

The student population has grown from 642 in 1999–2000, to 927 in 2000–01, to 1165 in 2001–02, to 1251 in 2002–03, to 1406 in 2003–04, to 1901 in 2006–2007, and to 1974 in 2007–2008.[1]

Desert Hot Springs High School is in the De Anza League athletic conference.

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