Desert Canyon Elementary School Home Page
Phone: 480-484-1700
Absent Line: Press 1,3
Fax: 480-484-4601
Office Hours: 8:00am - 3:30pm
School Hours: 8:45am - 3:15pm
Desert Canyon Elementary
10203 E. McDowell Mtn. Ranch Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85255   
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Dale Link, Principal
Gary Achtziger, Assistant Principal
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Achievement Profile
 
      
 
District Announcements
2015 Math Placement Information for Students in Grades 5, 6, and 7. Click here for more information.


 
What is happening at Desert Canyon Elementary?

 

DCES ANNOUNCEMENTS

  DCES at a Glance

Apr. 20-23 AzMerit Makeup Testing For more information see below, check with your child's teacher or call the DCES office at 484-1700.
 
Apr. 22 Fine Arts and Book fair Night
Apr. 23 3rd Grade Poetry Reading
5th graders take 2015 math placement test
Apr. 24 Kindergarten Petting Zoo
Cub Cafe Auction Winners
May 1 Incoming Kinder Buddy Day
Birthday Book Club - May, June & July bdays
Ongoing-June 10 PTO/EduKit 15-16 School Supply Orders
Birthday Book Club
This program was established to provide a healthy alternative to celebrate your child’s birthday at DCES and add books to our school library. Download the BBC form  and your child will participate on their designated celebration date. When you have completed the form, return it with your donation to your child’s teacher. Checks should be made out to Desert Canyon PTO  with the memo noted to Birthday Book Club (BBC).
May, June and July birthdays – May 1
If you have any questions about the BBC or are interested in volunteering, please contact Kristie Miller or Kathleen Collins.

BEAT THE HEAT - PRE-ORDER YOUR 15-16 SCHOOL SUPPLIES NOW!
DCES’ PTO, partnering with EduKit, is making it easy to ensure everything your student needs for the first day of school is available in one place.  School supply kits are custom built to match DCES teacher supply lists and contain high quality, name brand supplies. For more information or to order online
CLICK HERE
To take advantage of the BEST pricing and FREE shipping  please order by

May 18 (payment check)
June 10 (online ordering)
(Your child's EduKit can be picked up at the Meet the Teacher/Back to School event  August 7)


Please contact Heather Haupert at hkhaupert@gmail.com if you have any questions! Thank you for your support of the EduKit program at Desert Canyon Elementary!



 

DCES 2015-16 Suggested School Supply List
 

Kindergarten  Grade 1   Grade 2   
Grade 3  Grade 4  Grade 5
Special Areas Extended Resources

NOT RETURNING TO DCES?
As the year comes to a close, we will be losing some of our DCES families. If you are certain your child(ren) WILL NOT be returning to DCES for the 2015-16 school year, or if your 5th grader WILL NOT be going on to Desert Canyon MIDDLE School in the 2015-16 year, please complete this form and return to the office or contact Catherine Langston at 480.484.1703.


Input for 15-16 classroom placement has ended
The deadline for submitting classroom placement input forms ended Friday, April 10. If you were unable  to complete the form please be assured that your child's teacher, the grade level team and DCES' administration work thoughtfully to place your student in the best classroom environment for them. Thank you for honoring the April 10th deadline by not requesting an extension.
 
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