Desert Star Academy

  • Desert Star Academy serves 330 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Desert Star Academy's student population of 330 students has grown by 65% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students330 students
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Desert Star Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#715 out of 1,842 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Desert Star Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Desert Star Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
Hispanic
22%
45%
White
78%
38%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Desert Star Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.350.42
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
42%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDesert Star Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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