Desert Sky Middle School's mission is to provide:

  • a safe and positive learning environment
  • high standards for academic and behavioral excellence
  • trusting and respectful relationships
  • varied learning opportunities

9850 E. Rankin Loop - Tucson, AZ 85747

School Hours: 8:00-3:00

Office Hours: 7:30-3:30

Phone: (520) 879-2700

Fax: (520) 879-2701

Safe Schools Hotline: (520) 879-1111

Band Students

This is a reminder that for those students who have school owned instruments, please turn them in right away. They were due on May 18th.

Other students, with their own instruments please take them home by Tuesday, May 22nd by 3:30pm.

We are an A+ School of Excellence!

Today, Desert Sky Middle School was again named an A+ School of Excellence by the Arizona Education Foundation. We are very proud of our students, staff, and school community! Only the very best schools in Arizona receive this recognition after an intense two day site visit has occurred.

Congratulations Desert Sky!!!!

It’s a great day to be a Cougar!

Summer Camp Opportunities

Vail Community Programs is offering amazing Summer Camps through the month of June and early July!  Registration is NOW OPEN!

Vail Community Programs has many options to fit your family’s needs and the interests of your children!

Enrichment Camps:

We are excited to announce our 2018 summer camps! Each class was designed to give your family a unique experience over the summer break.
You can take the stage in a dramatic performance, learn how to shoot a bow and arrow, become an engineer, and explore your interests in a whole new way!

See our attached flyer!

Vail Discovery Camps:

Join us for 6 fun-filled weeks of discovery and exploration! We provide a well-rounded camp experience that includes fun with fitness, innovation and discovery, in a word, and art! Campers will take part in field trips and water days as well! VDC camps are held at 6 convenient locations across the Vail School District!

See our attached flyer!