Desert Winds High School served 329 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 11-19% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 63%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 50-59% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 79%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 was higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(13-14)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(13-14)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
11-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 63% AZ state average), while 50-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 79% AZ state average).
What is the graduation rate of Desert Winds High School?
The graduation rate of Desert Winds High School is 5%, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 77%.
How many students attend Desert Winds High School?
329 students attend Desert Winds High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
66% of Desert Winds High School students are Hispanic, 13% of students are American Indian, 13% of students are White, 4% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Desert Winds High School?
Desert Winds High School has a student ration of 33:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Desert Winds High School offer ?
Desert Winds High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Desert Winds High School part of?
Desert Winds High School is part of CASA Grande Union High School District (4453).
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