Desert Arroyo Middle School

33401 North 56th St, Cave Creek, AZ 85331 | (480) 575-2021
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 601
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 426, Cave Creek, AZ 85327
School District Details
  • Cave Creek Unified District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,444
  • Graduation Rate: 83.6%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 20.5
  • Enrolled Students: 5,853

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 601
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 24.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 24.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 307 (51.1%)
  • Females: 294 (48.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 14 (2.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 43 (7.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 57 (9.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Desert Arroyo Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Desert Arroyo Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade19732.8%
7th Grade20534.1%
8th Grade19933.1%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 57%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:43%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 8 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,373
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Desert Arroyo Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$36,41943%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$46,90957%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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