Desert Sky Community School
9 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Desert Sky Community School
Desert Sky Community School is an innovative and progressive school located in the heart of the desert. We are committed to providing our students with a top-notch education, and we strive to create an atmosphere of acceptance and respect for all.
Desert Sky is a K-8 school, and we offer a variety of courses and activities to help our students reach their full potential. Our teachers are highly qualified, and they provide individualized instruction to meet the needs of each student. We also offer a wide range of extracurricular activities, such as sports, music, art, and community service.
At Desert Sky, we believe that every student should have access to quality education, and that is why we offer a variety of programs and services to help our students succeed. We have a strong emphasis on parent involvement, and we strive to create a supportive learning environment where all students can reach their academic goals.
At Desert Sky, we are committed to providing our students with a well-rounded education that will prepare them for success in the future. We believe that our students should be able to explore their passions and develop the skills necessary to become successful members of society.
1350 N Arcadia Ave
Tucson, AZ 85712
Overview Desert Sky Community School
Desert Sky Community School serves 50 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Desert Sky Community School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 <50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Desert Sky Community School
Desert Sky Community School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Sky Community School is 0.44, 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.