Desert Mesa
Elementary School

News & Events

We know how busy your schedule is. This news page is the perfect place to check to see what is happening here at our school. We will update it often with all of our events and important information, so be sure to check back frequently. 

We're Hiring
Now hiring registered nurse

Join an incredible team dedicated to supporting students at District One. The team is growing, and we've added new positions for:

  • Desert Mesa Elementary
  • Mary A. Otondo Elementary
  • Castle Dome Middle School

Student Success

We are thrilled to announce that we had three out of the 35 students in Yuma School District One who earned perfect scores on the Arizona Academic Standards Assessment (AASA) that was administered in the Spring.

Darren receiving an award from school admin Aviree receiving an award from a school admin Aurelia receiving an award from a school admin

Congratulations to Darren Allen, Aviree Ellsworth, and Aurelia Kaye! We are very proud of you!

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