Desert Canyon Elementary School
Desert Canyon Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
- Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Desert Canyon Elementary School's student population of 462 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||462 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||30 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Desert Canyon Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Desert Canyon Elementary School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (AZ)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#60 out of 2120 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||15:1||18:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Scottsdale Unified School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Desert Canyon Elementary School is Great Hearts Academies - Archway Scottsdale (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Desert Canyon Middle School (0.0 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Scottsdale Desert Canyon Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 541 students
10203 E. Mcdowell Mtn. Ranch R
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
(480) 484-6100 0 6-8 541
- Scottsdale Cheyenne Traditional School Grades: PK-8 | 928 students
13636 North 100th Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
(480) 484-6100 1.3 PK-8 928
- Scottsdale Redfield Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 450 students
9181 E. Redfield Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
(480) 484-6100 1.6 PK-6 450
- Scottsdale Early Childhood Campus - Cholla Grades: PK-K
11130 E. Cholla
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
(480) 484-7700 3 PK-K n/a
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