Desert Shadows

Paradise Valley Unified School District

Principal's message

Welcome!

Desert Shadows Elementary School, located in Scottsdale, AZ, is proud to be recognized as one of the fine schools in the Paradise Valley Unified School District. DShES offers preschool through sixth-grade and currently has nearly 500 students enrolled. We have an excellent student, staff and parent community that is committed to making DSHES an outstanding school. The Desert Shadows Elementary School staff provides an atmosphere of educational excellence with high expectations for all students. A comprehensive educational program in reading, language arts, math, social studies, science, physical education, computer technology, vocal music and art is offered.

School contact info

Richard McCormick
Principal 
5902 E Sweetwater Rd
Scottsdale, Arizona 85254
 
602-449-6900 Mainline
602-449-6901 Attendance
602-449-6903 Nurse  
 
School Day Hours
8:45 - 3:15
 
Playground opens at 8:15
Line up bell rings at 8:40
 
Early Release days schedule
8:45 - 12:30