A Private School Education at a Public School Price. Now enrolling K-12 for 2019-2020!

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Desert Heights Charter Schools are not affiliated with Desert Heights Academy.

Welcome to Desert Heights!

Committed to a quality preschool – high school education, Desert Heights is a community that “feels like family”! Review our site for program details and contact us today to schedule a tour!

Three Pillars

*Academic Excellence
*Integrity of Character
*Social Awareness

Technology Integration

*Interactive Whiteboards
*Technology Labs
*Classroom Technology (computers/iPads)

Clubs & Activities

We offer a variety of clubs and activities! Visit school pages for details.

Project-Based Learning

Project-based learning is leveraged to develop critical thinking skills and better prepare students for identifying solutions to real-world problems.


Jr. Coyote Sports available Kindergarten-4th grade and a championship athletic program 5th-12th. YOTES UP!


As a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation, all contributions are fully tax-deductible as allowed by law (Tax ID #91-2184875).  MORE…

College & Career Readiness

As students progress through our program, there’s more and more emphasis on college and career readiness. MORE…

Our Schools

Enrolling now! Contact us today to schedule a tour.

Desert Heights Preschool
2 Yrs – Pre-Kindergarten
5821 West Beverly Lane
Glendale, AZ 85306

Desert Heights Charter School
Kindergarten – 4th Grade
5821 West Beverly Lane
Glendale, AZ 85306

Desert Heights Preparatory Academy
5th-12th Grade
3540 W Union Hills Drive
Glendale, AZ 85308

Events Calendar

Wed 23

DHCS Book Fair

October 23 @ 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed 23

DHCS Parent/Teacher Conferences

October 23 @ 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wed 23

Social Studies Tutoring

October 23 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Wed 23

DHPA Dance Team Rehearsal

October 23 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Wed 23

High School Math Tutoring

October 23 @ 2:45 pm - 3:30 pm
Wed 23

DHPA Glee Club

October 23 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm
Wed 23

Play Rehearsal

October 23 @ 2:45 pm - 4:15 pm
Wed 23

DHCS Spaghetti Dinner Night

October 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Ranked as one of the Top 5 school districts
in Arizona by Niche.com!

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In accordance with A.R.S. §15-903(E), as amended by Laws 2018, Ch. 285, §10, below are average teacher salaries for Desert Heights Charter Schools.

  • Average salary of all teachers employed in budget year 2019 = $35,358
  • Average salary of all teachers employed in budget year 2018 = $32,806
  • Increase in average teacher salary from the prior year 2018 = $2,552
  • Percentage increase = 7.8%