Desert Star Academy
9 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Desert Star Academy
Desert Star Academy is an amazing school located in the heart of the desert. It is a unique learning environment that provides students with a comprehensive education in a supportive and stimulating atmosphere. Students at Desert Star Academy are encouraged to explore their creativity, think critically, and develop their individual talents.
Desert Star Academy offers a variety of academic programs, including Advanced Placement classes and college-level courses. The school also offers a wide range of extracurricular activities, such as sports, music, theater, and art. In addition, the school offers a variety of clubs and organizations, such as the National Honor Society and the Science Club.
The faculty at Desert Star Academy is highly qualified and dedicated to helping students reach their full potential. The teachers are passionate about their work and strive to create an environment where students can learn and grow. The staff is also very supportive and always willing to help students with any questions or concerns they may have.
Desert Star Academy is an outstanding school that provides students with an excellent education and a safe, nurturing environment. It is a great place for students to learn, grow, and develop their individual talents.
5635 Hwy 95
Fort Mohave, AZ 86426
Overview Desert Star Academy
Desert Star Academy serves 505 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Desert Star Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
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 Star Academy
Desert Star Academy is ranked within the top 50% 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 Star Academy is 0.45, 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.