Desert Mountain Middle School

35959 North 7th Ave, Desert Hills, AZ 85086 | (623) 445-5000
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 998
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 35959 N. 7th Avenue, Desert Hills, AZ 85086
School District Details
  • Deer Valley Unified District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $6,569
  • Graduation Rate: 76.9%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 19.3
  • Enrolled Students: 36,233

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 998
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 52.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 507 (50.8%)
  • Females: 491 (49.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 38 (3.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 121 (12.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 159 (15.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Desert Mountain Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Desert Mountain Middle School
  Number Percent
1st Grade11011.0%
2nd Grade919.1%
3rd Grade999.9%
4th Grade11511.5%
5th Grade10110.1%
6th Grade11111.1%
7th Grade11911.9%
8th Grade13613.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 69%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:31%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 6 Years
  • Average Salary: $39,905
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Desert Mountain Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$36,80365%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$45,56335%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for Desert Mountain Middle School

  • Reviewed by Student on July 24, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this is a awesome school. the lunches are a little pricey though.

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