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7785 W Peoria Ave

Peoria, AZ 85345

(623) 930-1734

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public, Charter

Student Enrollment: 300

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Desert Pointe Academy

Perfect School, we couldn't ask for a better school! Great teachers that care to teach the curriculum instead of throw it at the kids and walk away. We love the school.

Posted by a parent on 07/20/09

This is a great school all around good leaning enviorment. I currently attend there and geating the best grades i ever had.

Posted by a student on 01/24/08

This school has given me and my siblings the knowledge they need in life.

Posted by a former student on 06/23/07

AWESOME SCHOOL!!! i love this school! i have been here most of my school days and i wouldnt leave if someone paid me too. I love the way the teachers are able to have one on one time with a student, I love the size of the school itself i know everyone and everyone knows me and thats how it is with all ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/24/06

Although the teachers at this school are decent, the environment of the school is below grade. The structure, technology, and maintenance is very bad. Many students fight at school with little or no discipline. Being that in a regular highschool I was in honors classes, this school provides nothing ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/15/06

Wonderful Special Educations Program, really liked the staff, always visible and around campus.

Posted by a parent on 07/07/05

I have been going to this school for 2 years already. since I've been there my grades are alot better. The teachers are great. And I am looking forward to go there next year.

Posted by a student on 06/22/05

Great achedemic programs, and good parent involvment. Office staff always helpful and knowledgable.

Posted by a parent on 06/13/05

This school has improved greatly over the last couple years. The faculty has greatly improved and so has the learning experience. Although at times personally I feel as if I'm being held back a bit, this school has helped me overall improve. This is a wonderful school!

Posted by a student on 08/31/04

with classroom numbers lower than at most schools the teachers have the ability to get to know the learning and working style of each of their students,with a lot of interaction from other faculty and staff as well.

Posted by a on 03/03/03

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Test scores for Desert Pointe Academy

AIMS* Test Scores

Grade Level: 10

Test Year: 2012
Desert Pointe Academy
Employ-ability Unlimited Inc. Dba Copper Canyon Academy
* In 2011-2012 Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS) was used to test students in reading and mathematics in grades 3 through 8 and 10, writing in grades 5, 6, 7, and 10, and in science in grades 4, 8 and 10. AIMS is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students have mastered Arizona's learning standards. Students must pass the grade 10 AIMS in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to meet or exceed state standards on the test.

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Peoria schools — Desert Pointe Academy is located at 7785 W Peoria Ave, Peoria AZ 85345. 7785 W Peoria Ave is in the 85345 ZIP code in Peoria, AZ The school district for Desert Pointe Academy is the Employ-ability Unlimited Inc. Dba Copper Canyon Academy. Desert Pointe Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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