About Us


Desert Star community school is located in the beautiful high Desert near the amazing red rocks of Sedona. We are also surrounded by the Mingus mountains and the lovely Verde Valley. We have moderate weather with 278 days of sunshine and a light dusting of snow in the winter.  Sedona has an international flair with a small-town atmosphere. There are numerous art galleries and many restaurants with various types of cuisine. There are over 100 hiking trails with Miles of unbelievable vistas.  Housing prices in the surrounding areas are still within reach on a teacher’s salary.

Our school is in its 11th year. We are proud to announce that we are currently building a performing arts Center. Our faculty is filled with a mixture of ages and experience. We are forward thinking and constantly striving for excellence. We also provide a warm, supportive environment for new teachers who are beginning their journey. We have a strong mentor program. We are looking for teachers with a pioneer spirit ready to take up initiatives and to help build a strong community.

Class Teacher

Desert Star Community School is seeking a class teacher for the 2019–2020 school year. The ideal candidate will inspire students with a passion for learning, as well as, build a strong class community and communicate effectively and positively with parents. The ideal candidate will have Waldorf Teacher training and some teaching experience. We will consider candidates with a bachelor’s degree and some teaching experience, who are willing to train in Waldorf education through summer courses, online training and/or other possible offerings.

Qualified and interested candidates should send a cover letter, a short biography, an updated resume and three professional references to jwilliams@desertstarschool.org.