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Palm Desert Charter Middle School Mission Statement:
The community of Palm Desert Charter Middle School collaborates to provide a safe nurturing environment
in which students pursue academic excellence, environmental stewardship and social accountability as global citizens.

NEW THIS YEAR!  
The bell schedule has been changed to reflect the new teachers' contract.  
School will now release at 2:44pm EXCEPT on Wednesdays when school releases at 1:49pm

Don't miss the first Panthers' Night Out this Friday, August 28th at 
Beach House Frozen Yogurt in the Desert Crossings Shopping Center on Hwy 111 in Palm Desert!
Click here for the flyer to ensure PDCMS receives 20% of the proceeds!

Norman's Uniforms has a temporary store location NOW OPEN 
in the Trader Joe's center on Fred Waring in Palm Desert. 

Click here for store hours and days of operation.

GENERAL INFORMATION

School starts Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Check the August calendar for registration dates.

NEW School Hours: Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri: 8:10am - 2:44pm                                                     Wednesdays: 8:10am - 1:49pm

New Student Registration:
Mon - Fri 9am-11am & 1pm-3pm 
SORRY... THERE ARE CURRENTLY NO OPENINGS FOR STUDENTS WHO DO NOT LIVE IN THE PDCMS BOUNDARY

CLICK HERE forthe 2015-2016 Waiting List Application             

Wondering which school boundary you are in?
Click here to find out 

IMPORTANT! Students entering 7th through 12th Grade MUST have the T-Dap immunization booster before starting school. 
Click here forcomplete details in English & Spanish

Be a Panther Volunteer! Just follow this link: 
https://applications.dsusd.k12.ca.us/volunteer/

        
Deposit to your student's cafeteria account online:
https://www.myschoolbucks.com/ 
Breakfast: $1.75 
Lunch $2.75
Milk: $.50 Juice: $.50 
Beginning August 1st, you may apply for the meal program online.  Click Here for the Application 



GENERAL INFORMATION

School Office Hours Monday-Friday:
7:30am - 4:00pm (Closed on non-school days)
Phone: 760-862-4320   Fax: 760-862-4327
Attendance Hotline: 760-862-4320 x1


Click here for Bus Schedules
You must live more than 3 miles from PDCMS and reside in the PDCMS boundary to ride the bus. To determine the distance, use the "walking man" icon on Google Maps.

Students who ride the bus must carry a BUS PASS