Desert Canyon Elementary School

10203 East Mcdowell Mountain R, Scottsdale, AZ 85255 | (480) 484-6100
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 723
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 10203 E Mcdowell Mountain Ranc, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
School District Details
  • Scottsdale Unified District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,963
  • Graduation Rate: 83.0%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.8
  • Enrolled Students: 26,556

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 723
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 39.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 366 (50.6%)
  • Females: 357 (49.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 4 (0.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 23 (3.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 27 (3.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Desert Canyon Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black162.2%
Asian375.1%
Hispanic314.3%
White63888.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Desert Canyon Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten8311.5%
1st Grade13819.1%
2nd Grade12317.0%
3rd Grade12917.8%
4th Grade14219.6%
5th Grade10814.9%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 39%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:61%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $49,851
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Desert Canyon Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$37,2349%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$51,11391%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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