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6-12|Private
200 students
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School leader:  Terry Passalacqua
7300 Old Santa Fe Trail
Santa Fe, NM 87501

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(505) 992-8284
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"Our school is best know for its caring, compassionate faculty/staff."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    None
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
  • Facilities
    Sports Fields, Audiovisual aids, Computer lab...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), World languages, Humanities, Mathematics...
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Technical design and production...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, French, Spanish
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12 reviews

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Overall: no rating
Submitted by a school leader · January 21, 2014
We take seriously any postings that show Desert in a negative light, as any school would. We always invite parents to meet with our Head of High School or Head of Middle School if there are concerns about a particular class or teacher's style,... more

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Submitted by a parent · December 18, 2013
Desert Academy was a great school a few years ago. Many faculty members left the school at the same time and with them went Desert's heart and soul. The facilities are horrible. There is no gym, no field, and no library. They do not have... more

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Submitted by a parent · November 16, 2013
Desert Academy could be a great school, but it isn't. Two of our kids went there. Some faculty members are wonderful. Some are terrible. Far too many are terrible given the tuition which is quite pricey. The biggest problem is the administration... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 20, 2013
Desert Academy is an excellent school. They honor all children for who they are and allow them to be themselves. They provide an excellent education, guiding children to be independent thinkers capable of learning anything they put their minds to.... more

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Desert Academy
7300 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, NM  87501
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 12 reviews. (505) 992-8284
Last modified Desert Academy is a Private school that serves grades 6-12
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