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    Desert Sun Elementary School

    Location Address:
    27880 N 64th Street Cave Creek, Arizona 85331 Phone Number: 4805752900
    Mailing Address:
    P O Box 426 Cave Creek, AZ 85327
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name Cave Creek Unified District State Agency ID 070293
    School Type Regular School State School ID 106
    Operational Status School is operational FIPS County Number 04013
    County Maricopa Locale Urban Fringe of a Large City
    Location Relative to Town Limits
    School Classroom Information
    Classroom Teachers Title I Eligible School? Title I Eligible School
    School Level Primary School School-wide Title I Not school-wide Title I
    School Lowest Grade Offered PK Magnet School?
    School Highest Grade Offered 05 Charter School Not a Charter School
    Free Lunch Eligible Students 46 Reduced-price Lunch Eligible Students 8
    Total Free and Reduced Lunch Students 54 Migrant Students 0
    Total Students 679 Student Teacher Ratio 19.6
    Desert Sun Elementary School Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 25 7th Grade Students 0
    Kindergarten Students 98 8th Grade Students 0
    1st Grade Students 125 9th Grade Students 0
    2nd Grade Students 108 10th Grade Students 0
    3rd Grade Students 125 11th Grade Students 0
    4th Grade Students 97 12th Grade Students 0
    5th Grade Students 101 Ungraded Students 0
    6th Grade Students 0 Total Students 679
    Desert Sun Elementary School Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan 1 4 5
    Asian/Pacific Islander 12 9 21
    Hispanic 28 31 59
    Black (Non-Hispanic) 6 8 14
    White (Non-Hispanic) 303 277 580