Contact Us: (520)
Fax: (520) 321- 9316
10129 E. Speedway Blvd.
Tucson, Az 85748
June 20, 2013 @ 6:00pm
All school board meetings will be held
at 10129 E. Speedway Blvd. Tucson, Az
All electronic information or
changes will be posted on this web site.
Pursuant to A.R.S. 38-431.02, Desert Springs Academy
hereby states that all notices of the meetings of the school board will be posted at the front office of the
school and on our website.
The school office is open to the public
Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 3:00pm. Such notices will indicate the date, time, and place of the
meeting and will include an agenda or information concerning the manner in which the public may obtain an
agenda for the meeting.
We are very happy to announce that our new location will be open
for this coming school year (2013-2014).
Desert Springs Academy is a state funded Charter School and is
tuition free. We will be offering classes for
the Grades K-8.
FREE ALL DAY KINDER!
This location will offer Before & After School Programs as well as
a Catered Lunch Program (UPDATED INFO COMING SOON!)
OPEN HOUSE May 20th 2013 3pm-6pm
A Letter from the Director:
Dear Students, Parents, Faculty and Staff:
Salutations! I would like to begin with a brief introduction of who we are and what our educational program is.
Desert Springs Academy charter school was founded in 1999 as a quality alternative to the public school system. DSA
provides rigorous instruction using the standards as a platform and leaping well beyond with enhanced
Our philosophy incorporates “back to basics” with an accelerated classical education. With the use of technology
and high standards students are allowed to achieve the uppermost level of success as an individual.
Our history of service to students in Tucson is excellent, our staff is exemplary and we strive continually to
develop, integrate and implement new strategies for improvement.
Recently DSA was granted a renewal from the Arizona Department of Education for a term of 20 years. DSA is
currently an “A” rated school from the Dept. of Education. We look forward to serving our community for a long time
Please consider joining Desert Springs as part of your student’s educational career. Further information
(handbooks, brochures, applications) will be available in the office for those interested. Also, please look on our
website for updates at; desertspringsacademy.com.
DSA will be hosting an open house in May so that parents can meet staff, view curriculum and ask questions date
will be posted on webpage.
Our primary goal is to provide all students with an opportunity to excel so they may become critical thinkers and
positive contributing members of society. My staff and I look forward to working with you this coming school year.
Let’s make it the best yet!
Sincerely, Mary Spatola
Desert Springs Academy