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School leader:  Kara Largent
2131 South 157th Avenue
Goodyear, AZ 85338

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(623) 772-4600
(623) 772-4620
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Best known for
"Our school is best known for the excellent instructional programs offered to K-8"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    None, Band, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    None
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27 reviews

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How would you rate your experience at this school?

5 STARS
8
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2 STARS
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1 STAR
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Recent Reviews


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · October 18, 2016
I have had 4 children attend Desert Star over the past 10 years and have always been pleased with the school's expectations of my kids. The have all excelled in a variety of areas and have gone on to high school well prepared and were able to... more

Develops character: Agree
Submitted by a parent · May 31, 2015
The cafeteria has 6. Pillars of character painted on the walls. The kids receive awards based on these traits. The teachers encourage good character every day.

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · January 08, 2014
Desert School is a wonderful school. My son is excited to go to school each day. I'm very impressed with his progress. All of the teachers and staff are caring and concerned about all students.

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · October 20, 2013
Desert Star is an awesome school that really cares about their students! I have two children that attend Desert Star and their teachers work so hard to help them reach their goals and to be successful! They make learning fun and provide a safe... more

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About this school

Desert Star's vision is Thinking, Learning, Growing . . . empowering students who shape tomorrow. We are a great community school where we believe that all students are capable of success, no exceptions. Please check out our website, call our principal at 623-772-4605, or stop by to find out more about what we have to offer your children. We welcome the opportunity to make you part of the Desert Star Family!

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Last modified: October 18, 2016
Last modified Desert Star is a Public school that serves grades K-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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