Desert Sands Middle School Phoenix, AZ 85033


Desert Sands Middle School - School Profile

School Directory Information (2019-2020 school year)

Physical Address:
PHOENIX, AZ 85033-2731

Mailing Address:
PHOENIX, AZ 85033-2731

Phone: (623) 691-4900

Grade Span: (grades 6 - 8)

                  6 7 8            
District Name: Cartwright Elementary District (4282)

Type: Regular
Status: Operational

Charter: No

Supervisory Union #: N/A

School Details (2018-2019 school year)
County: Maricopa
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Locale: Large City (over 250,000)

Magnet: Missing

Total Students: 920
Classroom Teachers (FTE): 52
Student/Teacher Ratio: 17.7

Enrollment Characteristics (2018-2019 school year)

Enrollment by Grade:

6 7 8
276 293 351

Enrollment by Gender:

Male 461
Female 459

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity:

American Indian or Alaska Native 14
Asian 12
Black or African American 49
Hispanic/Latino 798
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1
Not Specified 0
Two or more races 9
White 37
Direct Certification1:
Free lunch qualified1: 726
Reduced-price lunch qualified1: 73
Note: Details may not add to totals.

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