Desert Garden Elementary School

7020 West Ocotillo Rd, Glendale, AZ 85303 | (623) 237-5401
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 630
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 7020 W. Ocotillo Road, Glendale, AZ 85303
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: 630
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 310 (49.2%)
  • Females: 320 (50.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 48 (7.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 540 (85.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 588 (93.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Desert Garden Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian61.0%
Black629.8%
Asian152.4%
Hispanic46273.3%
White8513.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Desert Garden Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten71.1%
Kindergarten16125.6%
1st Grade16726.5%
2nd Grade15524.6%
3rd Grade14022.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 77%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:23%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 6 Years
  • Average Salary: $38,690
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Desert Garden Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,83869%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$44,91331%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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