Details overview

Hours 07:45 AM - 02:45 PM
School leader Jamie Wilber
District Deer Valley Unified District
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

0
Visual Arts
2
Music
including: Band
0
Languages
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None

Support

11
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Remediation
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Cognitive disability
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Deafness
Multiple disabilities
Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Visual impairment, including blindness

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Type of center In-school
Early childhood starting age 3 years old
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 65% 41%
Hispanic 26% 44%
Two or more races 4% 2%
Black 3% 5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 46% 49%
Male 54% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 64% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Boys Sports
8
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Boys sports None
Girls sports (misc.) "Girls on the Go"
Clubs Art club
Drama club
Girls on the Run
Homework help / Study buddy club
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Desert Sky Middle School
  Deer Valley High School

Awards

Academic award "B" Accountability Achievement Profile
Year received 2013
Academic award "B" Accountability Achievement Profile
Year received 2012

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Gifted Specialist
Staff Art teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner First Investors (Christine Melancon)
Partner website Www.firstinvestors.com
Partner MoveUp AZ
Partner website Http://www.moveupaz.com/
Partner SpotLight Youth Theatre
Partner website Http://www.spotlightyouththeatre.org/

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.dvusd.org/domain/3138
Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Apply to the school
Students living in district can apply for transfer
Students living outside district can apply for transfer
Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application submission begins 11/01/2015
Application deadline 05/31/2016

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2013-2014
Students by group NCES, 2013-2014