Welcome to Desert Star Community School 

A  Public, Tuition-Free Charter School

and Member of the Alliance for Public Waldorf Education

Back To School Day August 3rd

First Day of School August 7th


Desert Star offers an Education that:

Engages – the whole child

Integrates – art, music and movement into a classical academic education

Nurtures – an enthusiasm for learning

Respects – each child

Motivates – a child’s connection with nature

Provides – active and creative learning

Fosters – healthy social development and community building



Thanksgiving Assembly 2018 Photos

Our first Thanksgiving Assembly to be held in our new Community Hall!


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Currently registered student families:

look for your invitation to sign up for our new school information system: Sangha

2019-2020 School Budget

ARS 15-903.E Notification

2019-2020 Budget Notification

ARS 15-905(A)(2)

2019-2020 Proposed Budget

$39,908 = Average teacher salary FY2019

$41,542 = Average teacher salary FY2020

$1,634 = Dollar increase in average salary

4.1% = Percentage increase in average salary

Our new Community Hall Project has begun construction!