Desert Hills

     Tel: (505)836-7330
Grades: 6 - 12 | 105 students
Desert Hill's mission is to provide high quality, comprehensive behavior and mental health services to children, adolescents and their families.
Treatment is provided through a continuum of care, ranging from sub acute residential treatment to community based programs.
Desert Hill's services are individualized, culturally sensitive and client/parent centered.
The clinical emphasis is on assessment, treatment planning, discharge and aftercare planning.
The goal is to prepare clients for a successful future in home, school and community.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 105 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 57%
State avg.: 50%
Students by Grade Desert Hills Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Pius X High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crestview Christian Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Crestview Christian Academy (0.7 miles away)
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  • AlbuquerqueSt Pius X High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    5301 Saint Josephs Dr Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87120
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | 813 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AlbuquerqueCrestview Christian Academy
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    6000 Ouray Rd Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87120
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    0.7 mi | 60 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • AlbuquerqueLa Puerta De Los Ninos
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    3001 Trellis NW
    AlbuquerqueNM 87107
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1 mi | 103 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • AlbuquerqueThe Church Christian Academy
      (Assembly of God)
    3021 Todos Santos St Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87120
      (Assembly of God)
    1.3 mi | 39 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • AlbuquerqueBosque School
    4000 Learning Rd Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87120
    1.7 mi | 550 students | Gr. 6-12                      

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