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7/10
Desert Springs Preparatory Elementary School
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 are making above average year-over-year academic improvement, and more information about this school can be found below.
Academics
8/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

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


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school... More 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
82%
State avg: 53%
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Math
56%
State avg: 38%
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English
66%
State avg: 38%
Details
7/10
Academic progress
How much did this school help its students improve from one year to the next? This rating compares schools with similar proficiency levels to measure student progress over time.

A promising sign:

Students at this school are making more academic progress from one grade to the next compared to students at other schools in the state.

Parent tip:

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school’s continued success.

Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
81%
Hispanic
12%
Asian
3%
Two or more races
3%
Black
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
14 :1
State avg: 21 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
90%
State avg: 85%
% of full time teachers who are certified
96%
State avg: 95%
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Last modified: May 22, 2017
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