Desert Sky Middle School

5130 West Grovers Ave, Glendale, AZ 85308 | (623) 445-5000
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Student Enrollment: 840
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 5130 West Grovers Avenue, Glendale, AZ 85308
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: 840
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 455 (54.2%)
  • Females: 385 (45.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 60 (7.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 180 (21.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 240 (28.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Desert Sky Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian161.9%
Black475.6%
Asian222.6%
Hispanic16019.0%
White59570.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Desert Sky Middle School
  Number Percent
7th Grade38846.2%
8th Grade45253.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 68%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:33%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $44,405
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Desert Sky Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$36,96235%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$48,41365%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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