Desert Sage Elementary School
9 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Desert Sage Elementary School
Desert Sage Elementary School is a public school located in the small town of Desert Sage, Arizona. It serves students in grades K-5 and is part of the Desert Sage Unified School District. The school has a strong academic program and offers a variety of extracurricular activities such as drama, choir, and art.
Desert Sage Elementary School has a dedicated staff of teachers and administrators who are committed to helping students reach their full potential. The school has a safe and secure environment and is equipped with the latest technology to help students learn. The school also has a library and a computer lab for students to use.
Desert Sage Elementary School is dedicated to providing a quality education to its students. The school works closely with parents and the community to ensure the academic success of its students. It is a great place for students to learn and grow.
4035 W Alameda Rd
Glendale, AZ 85310
Pre-K – 6
Overview Desert Sage Elementary School
Desert Sage Elementary School serves 542 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Desert Sage Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Desert Sage Elementary School
Desert Sage Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Desert Sage Elementary School is 0.48, 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.