Camelback Desert School

  • At Camelback Desert Schools, our goal is to prepare students to be academically successful, capable of transferring their knowledge and skills to new challenges, and confident in their ability to succeed.
  • We offer a challenging and well-rounded academic curriculum. We integrate subjects together so that students can understand how they apply to everyday life, and thus be better equipped for the challenges that lay before them.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Independent Private Schools Association
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1950
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Studentsn/a
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 38%

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorCaroline Lynch

School Notes

  • At Camelback Desert Schools, our goal is to prepare students to be academically successful, capable of transferring their knowledge and skills to new challenges, and confident in their ability to succeed. We offer a challenging and well-rounded academic curriculum. We integrate subjects together so that students can understand how they apply to everyday life, and thus be better equipped for the challenges that lay before them.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Glendale
    Grades: NS-12 | 575 students
    19 miles
    21000 N 75th Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    (623)561-2000
    19 NS-12
    575
  • Phoenix
    Grades: PK-12 | 787 students
    6.7 miles
    14400 N Tatum Blvd
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)992-5100
    6.7 PK-12
    787
  • Phoenix
    Grades: PK-8 | 489 students
    10 miles
    6351 N 27th Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85017
    (602)242-1299
    10 PK-8
    489

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The average private school tuition in Arizona is $6,288 for elementary schools and $17,097 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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