Desert Academy

Private School
313 Camino Alire
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Santa Fe County
(505) 992-8284

Alumni Website
Classmates.com®

Religious Affiliation
Nonsectarian

Co-Ed Status
Coed

Associations

  • National Association of Independent Schools



Desert Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Desert Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 27
8 30
9 38
10 28
11 26
12 23

Desert Academy is a private high school located in Santa Fe, NM and has 172 students in grades 7th through 12th. Desert Academy is the 18th largest private high school in New Mexico and the 3,551st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 9.0 to 1.

Total Students: 172
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9:1
Full Time Teachers: 15

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Desert Academy Students by Gender

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 Female 92
(53%)
1,038
(52%)
 Male 80
(47%)
972
(48%)

Desert Academy Students by Ethnicity

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 White 137
(80%)
921
(48%)
 Hispanic 20
(12%)
850
(44%)
 Asian 5
(3%)
28
(1%)
 Black 5
(3%)
20
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(2%)
77
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
41
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Desert Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 147
2007 188
2009 156
2011 172

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 6
2007 8
2009 8
2011 9

Compare Desert Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
900.0% 9.0:1
 
1,524.5% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 

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Private 07 - 12 172 9:1  
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Santa Fe Preparatory School
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Private 07 - 12 310 8:1 4 miles
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