Desert Mountain High School

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8/10
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Reviews
43
Grades
9-12
Students
2,266
Type
Public
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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More

Academics
8/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

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Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


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Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
Science
57%
State avg: 53%
Details
Geometry
51%
State avg: 34%
Algebra II
51%
State avg: 30%
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College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
91%
State avg: 76%
AP course participation
35%
State avg: 15%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
<1%
State avg: 59%
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
78%
Asian
11%
Hispanic
7%
Black
3%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Two or more races
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
28 :1
State avg: 21 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
100%
State avg: 85%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 95%
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Neighborhood
12575 East Via Linda
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
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