Desert Palms Elementary School

11441 North 55th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85304 | (623) 486-6000
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 634
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 11441 N. 55th Avenue, Glendale, AZ 85304
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: 634
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 41.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 322 (50.8%)
  • Females: 312 (49.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 63 (9.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 325 (51.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 388 (61.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Desert Palms Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian162.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Desert Palms Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade6710.6%
2nd Grade639.9%
3rd Grade639.9%
4th Grade558.7%
5th Grade7812.3%
6th Grade7011.0%
7th Grade599.3%
8th Grade7612.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 64%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:36%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 8 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,325
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Desert Palms Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,71844%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$47,61056%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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