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Principal's Message

Meredith Nelson
A School
Hi, my name is Meredith Nelson and I am proud to be the Principal of Desert View Elementary. We roar with high scores because we are proud of our AZ LEARNS label of  "A" . The staff and I pride ourselves on having high expectations for students and ourselves always while supporting each other to meet and exceed them.  This year be extraordinary!  One team, one goal, making a difference!
We proudly offer many programs to help our students succeed.
  • TAP Teacher and Student Advancement Program  (TAP Directors Award 2015)
  • CTY John’s Hopkins for students in grades 4-6th
  • Gifted testing 3 times a year with differentiation in the classroom
  • Inclusion model in our classrooms for special education students
  • Write Up A Storm for writing and reading
  • Saxon Math 1-6th
  • TAP mentors and master teachers to support teacher professional development
  • Drama, dance, physical education, music, and library
  • District wide band, jazz, and mariachi
  • Spelling Bee
I am a proud Jaguar!!! Please feel free to come by and talk to me about any of the programs mentioned above or about how you can volunteer at your child’s school.