When searching for the best Phoenix elementary schools, three of the top elementary schools are Desert Ridge schools. The newest of the three schools is Fireside Elementary School and services Fireside at Desert Ridge homeowners living in the 890 plus homes in Desert Ridge.
The next newest of the three best Phoenix elementary schools, Wildfire Elementary School, is located on the west side of 40th Street inside the Aviano at Desert Ridge community boundaries.
The third elementary school and the oldest, Desert Trails Elementary School, is on the west side of 40th Street across from Aviano at Desert Ridge and interior to the general Desert Ridge community development.
Fireside Elementary School, Wildfire Elementary School and Desert Trails Elementary School fall within the Paradise Valley School District which covers approximately 98 square miles of northeast Phoenix and north Scottswdale with 7th Avenue as the western boundary and Pima Road as the eastern boundary. Paradise Valley School District is home to 30 elementary schools, seven middle schools, five high schools two alternative schools and one online school. One of the district’s top high schools is Pinnacle High School and one of the district’s top middle schools is Explorer Middle School. Both schools are also located in Desert Ridge. The total district enrollment is approximately 31,500 with approximately 12% of those students being in gifted programs.
The point of this article is to raise the level of awareness of people searching for popular Phoenix communities which are serviced by some of the best Phoenix elementary schools. Desert Ridge has fared very well because of the community’s location relative to the best Phoenix elementary schools as well as other top Arizona public schools. Fireside at Desert Ridge homes, Aviano at Desert Ridge homes and the Desert Ridge Marketplace combined with these top Phoenix schools have helped to anchor many families to the Desert Ridge community.
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