Desert Winds High School

1362 North Casa Grande Ave, Casa Grande, AZ 85222 | (520) 316-3360
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 328
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1362 N. Casa Grande Ave., Casa Grande, AZ 85222
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: 328
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 15.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 182 (55.5%)
  • Females: 146 (44.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 28 (8.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 228 (69.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 256 (78.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Desert Winds High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian8626.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Desert Winds High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade92.7%
10th Grade6921.0%
11th Grade7623.2%
12th Grade17453.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 70%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:30%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 6 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,355
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Desert Winds High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$40,60560%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$44,97940%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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