Desert Wind Middle School
- Desert Wind Middle School's student population of 648 students has grown by 56% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 6-8|
|Total Students||648 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||30 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Desert Wind Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (AZ)|
|Overall School Rank||#1484 out of 2111 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||22:1||19:1|
|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||Maricopa Unified School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Desert Wind Middle School is Legacy Traditional School - Maricopa (3.7 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Chandler Legacy Traditional School - Maricopa Grades: K-10 | 1,100 student
17760 N. Regent Drive
Chandler, AZ 85286
(520)413-9720 3.7 K-10 1,100
- Maricopa Saddleback Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 577 students
18600 N. Porter Road
Maricopa, AZ 85138
(520)568-6110 3.7 PK-6 577
- Mesa Sequoia Pathway Academy Grades: K-12 | 1,034 student
19265 N. Porter Rd.
Mesa, AZ 85204
(480)890-4002 3.7 K-12 1,034
- Gilbert Leading Edge Academy Maricopa Grades: K-8 | 668 students
18700 N. Porter Road
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480)633-0414 3.8 K-8 668
- Maricopa Saddleback Preschool Grades: PK
18600 N. Porter Rd.
Maricopa, AZ 85138
(520)568-6110 3.8 PK n/a
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