WELCOME TO DESERT SKY!
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: 8:00-2:55
Office Hours: 7:30-3:30
Phone: (520) 879-2700
Fax: (520) 879-2701
Safe Schools Hotline: (520) 879-1111
Attention all girls! Would you like to get to know who you are and what you stand for? Understand yourself and others? Gain skills to better handle peer pressure? All while training to run a 5K? If you missed the meeting in Mrs. Nickerson’s room, it’s till not too late to sign up. See the attached flyer or visit the link below to register.
We are so excited about Vail Pride Day this year! There have been many people working very hard in preparation for the big day! We look forward to celebrating student achievement and connecting with our amazing community on February 21, 2015.
If you would like to nominate someone for Teacher of the Year, Support Staff of the Year, Volunteer Ambassador of the Year, or Rookie of the year, please click on the following link(s) to fill out the nomination form(s). All nominations are due December 12, 2014.
Congratulations to Robert Hayes and Kiki Ngo, our two newest Parent Representatives! Thank you to everyone who took the time to vote!
As a reminder, if your child qualified for free or reduced meals last year you need to fill out a new application, that eligibility will expire in August. You can fill out an application on line at mymealtime.com or get a paper application from the school. If you have any questions you can contact Chelsea Slunaker at 520-879-2090.
Please read the attached letter for important information on our sports programs!
Did you know that you can access your child’s grades right from your home computer? With Vail’s PowerSchool program, parents and family members have immediate, around-the-clock access to their child’s grades and attendance!
For families that do not have a username and password already set up, we will be happy to do that for you. Please complete the attached form and return it to the Desert Sky Office.