Desert Shadows Middle School

340 Blvd Del Rey David, Nogales, AZ 85621 | (520) 287-0800
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 801
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 340 Blvd. Del Rey David, Nogales, AZ 85621
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Nogales Unified District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,408
  • Graduation Rate: 72.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 21.0
  • Enrolled Students: 6,057

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 801
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 33.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 24.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 412 (51.4%)
  • Females: 389 (48.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 106 (13.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 483 (60.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 589 (73.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Desert Shadows Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black--
Asian--
Hispanic78698.1%
White151.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Desert Shadows Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade27133.8%
7th Grade27133.8%
8th Grade25932.3%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 53%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:47%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 12 Years
  • Average Salary: $40,393
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Desert Shadows Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,71326%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,13674%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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