12575 E. Via Linda, Scottsdale, AZ 85259   MAP
Phone: 480-484-7000 | Attendance: 480-484-7003 | Fax: 480-484-7001
Office Hours: 7:00am - 3:30pm | School Hours: 7:45am - 2:20pm

Dr. Lisa Hirsch, Principal | Stephen Cervantez, David Vines, Alisha Bradford & Christopher Perry, AP's

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Mission, Vision and Goals

DMHS Vision, Mission, Goals & Values



Desert Mountain High School provides diverse educational opportunities that foster academic, social and emotional growth inspiring students to create their future in a global community.


Desert Mountain High School will provide an environment in which all students may explore and develop their interests and talents in order to reach their highest potential.


  • Meet the needs of individual learners by using a variety of assessments to design and align curriculum and adjust instruction.
  • Strengthen stakeholder relationships with the DM community.
  • Provide students the tools to engage in their learning across all curricula.


  • Integrity
  • Teamwork
  • Respect
  • Excellence
  • Acceptance