Desert Star School

2131 South 157th Ave, Goodyear, AZ 85338 | (623) 772-5000
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 889
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2131 South 157th Avenue, Goodyear, AZ 85338
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 889
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 39.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 469 (52.8%)
  • Females: 420 (47.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 135 (15.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 329 (37.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 464 (52.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Desert Star School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian80.9%
Black879.8%
Asian262.9%
Hispanic42948.3%
White33938.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Desert Star School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten30.3%
Kindergarten10311.6%
1st Grade9310.5%
2nd Grade9911.1%
3rd Grade10211.5%
4th Grade9911.1%
5th Grade9310.5%
6th Grade9310.5%
7th Grade9911.1%
8th Grade10511.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 55%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:46%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 5 Years
  • Average Salary: $40,276
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Desert Star School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,79371%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$50,96630%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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