Desert Hills

  • 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 TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12

Student Body

Total Students105 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
57%
State avg.: 52%
Students by Grade Desert Hills Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Albuquerque
    Pathways Academy
    Pathways Academy Photo - A key part of our educational experience is getting out of the classroom, and the building, to be in the community and experience things as a group. We learn and grow together through our field trips.
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 14 students
    4.8 miles
    201 University Blvd NE
    Albuquerque, NM 87106
    (505) 341-0555
    4.8 K-12
    14
  • Albuquerque
    Grades: 6-12 | 486 students
    1.7 miles
    4000 Bosque School Road NW
    Albuquerque, NM 87120
    (505) 898-6388
    1.7 6-12
    486
  • Albuquerque
    Grades: 2-12 | 33 students
    10.4 miles
    8600 Academy Rd Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87111
    (505) 822-0476
    10.4 2-12
    33
  • Albuquerque
    Grades: K-12 | 89 students
    5.1 miles
    6013 Paradise Blvd Nw
    Albuquerque, NM 87114
    (505) 898-4508
    5.1 K-12
    89
  • Las Vegas
    New Horizons Center For Learning
    New Horizons Center For Learning Photo
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 121 students
    484.7 miles
    6701 W Charleston Blvd
    Las Vegas, NV 89146
    (702) 876-1181
    484.7 PK-12
    121

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