About Desert Shadows

The great challenge for any school is to find a way to meet the needs of students who walk through the doors each day with a very wide spectrum of skills. The challenge is even greater at the middle level, a time when students experience incredible emotional, intellectual, social and physical growth in a very limited amount of time. At Desert Shadows Middle School, we are committed to overcoming that challenge to create a safe and enjoyable learning environment for all of our students.

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Sidewinder Camp: Wednesday July 29, 2020

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Desert Shadows Middle School Spotlight


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