Desert View Academy
9 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Desert View Academy
Desert View Academy is an independent, K-8 school located in the Coachella Valley of Southern California. Founded in 2012, the school is dedicated to providing a quality education that is tailored to the needs of its diverse student population. Desert View Academy offers a rigorous academic program that emphasizes critical thinking, problem solving, and collaboration. The school also offers a wide variety of extracurricular activities, such as sports, music, and art. In addition, the school has a strong focus on community service and encourages its students to become active members of their local communities. Desert View Academy is committed to providing a safe and supportive learning environment for all of its students. The school has a highly qualified and dedicated faculty and staff who are committed to helping each student reach their full potential.
3777 W 16th St
Yuma, AZ 85366
Overview Desert View Academy
Desert View Academy serves 873 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Desert View Academy 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 52% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Desert View Academy
Desert View Academy 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 View Academy 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.