Desert Sun Academy

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8/10
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Reviews
52
Grades
PK-7
Students
416
Type
Public charter
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Academics
8/10
Test scores
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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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Science
70%
State avg: 53%
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Math
57%
State avg: 38%
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English
59%
State avg: 38%
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Student progress
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Equity
Environment
Students
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White
80%
Hispanic
14%
Asian
3%
Two or more races
2%
Black
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
19 :1
State avg: 21 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
83%
State avg: 85%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 95%
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Neighborhood
27880 N 64th Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85266
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Last modified: August 2, 2017
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