Our School—DME

Our elementary school educates students in kindergarten through sixth grade. Our dedicated faculty and staff provide a challenging curriculum in a loving and nurturing environment. This dedication has earned us the “Excelling” label by the state of Arizona.

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A Stellar District

DME is one of 14 schools in the technology-rich Queen Creek Unified School District. Well-established in excellence, QCUSD is the perfect pillar for DME to build a deeply-rooted foundation and launch its bright, prosperous future.

Tools for Success

We pride ourselves in giving children the tools they need to excel in the classroom and in life. Beyond our first-rate educational programs and pristine classroom facilities, DME’s state-of-the-art library serves as a media hub connecting our students to the most reliable resources and information in a supervised learning environment. We equip each classroom with Chromebooks for student success.

Our Curriculum

Our school proudly incorporates character education and leadership development into our curriculum. At DME, we make it our priority to offer students the support and supplemental instruction they need to achieve their personal goals and gain positive self-actualization.

Our History

Desert Mountain Elementary School opened in 1996. We currently teach approximately 799 students in kindergarten through sixth grade here on our campus. We are proud of our school facilities and our highly-qualified teachers.