Desert Willow Elementary School

4322 East Desert Willow Parkwa, Cave Creek, AZ 85331 | (480) 575-2021
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 657
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P.o. Box 427, Cave Creek, AZ 85327
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
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: 657
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 34.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 352 (53.6%)
  • Females: 305 (46.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 14 (2.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 55 (8.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 69 (10.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Desert Willow Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black91.4%
Asian304.6%
Hispanic497.5%
White56986.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Desert Willow Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten12819.5%
1st Grade11818.0%
2nd Grade9714.8%
3rd Grade10415.8%
4th Grade11016.7%
5th Grade10015.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 35%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:65%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 10 Years
  • Average Salary: $44,650
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Desert Willow Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$40,44723%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$45,87078%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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