Camelback Desert School

Kylee Loves to Help and Learn at Camelback Desert School

Kylee is a very happy and engaged young lady. She loves school and has a zest for learning. She loves to read books and she loves being the teacher’s helper in the classroom. Q. What do you like best about Camelback Desert School? A. What I like best about Camelback Desert School is my friends and teachers. I love that my teacher …

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Nadia Enjoys Math and Art at Camelback Desert School

Nadia likes math and art in school and has enjoyed reading the book Wonder with her class. Q. We heard you love school, what are your favorite subjects? A. My favorite subjects are math and art. Q. Your class is reading the book Wonder, what lesson has stuck out the most to you? A. Choosing kind and right which means …

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Kindergartners Love Camelback Desert School

What was the most important thing you learned in Kindergarten this year? Olivia: I loved the STEM project and all science! We made windmills using a milk carton, a wooden stick, paper blades and a styrofoam ball. We also learned about a ramp and a pulley. Alexa: Reading. I didn’t know how to read when I was in Pre­-K and now …

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Skye and Kade Have Fun Learning at Camelback Desert

There are so many great students at Camelback Desert School that we couldn’t choose just one! Q. What do you like the most about Camelback Desert School? A. Skye: The teachers and children are all kind. Kade: What I like most about Camelback Desert School is my teacher Mrs. Bergner, math and science. I also love coach JJ and going to …

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Camelback Desert School Welcomes Alexah

Alexah is new to Camelback this year but seems to fit right in. She wants to know everything she can and is excited to learn. Everyday after school she does her homework in the car on the way home. She never gives up on a problem that she is working on. Welcome Alexah! How do you like your new school? I really …

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Meet Spencer and Madeleine, PreK Students at Camelback Desert

There are so many great students at Camelback Desert School that we couldn’t highlight just one! Spencer Shniderman Q. We heard you love being outside, what are your favorite things to do outdoors? Outside, I like to find cool bugs, snakes, spiders, and moths! I also enjoy tee­ball and long bike rides with my family. Q. What else do you like …

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Reading Buddies Zeva and Luca

Zeva: Tell us about your reading buddies at Camelback Desert School? Reading buddies is what we do once a week to go and spend time with the Preschoolers doing some reading and fun activities. What do you like most about your reading buddy? What I like the most about my reading buddy is that he’s very funny! What is the …

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Kindness Champions CAMERON HERST and DREW STASSEN

Cameron Herst Q. What is the ‘Champion’ incentive that takes place at your school? A. Being a Champion means being nice and helpful to other students and our teachers. If a teacher spots you being kind or helpful, you are awarded with a Champion Card. Q. How many Champion tickets did you collect altogether? A. About 20. Q. Where did …

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Camelback Desert Schools Awesome Summer Camp

Looking for a great place to take your kids next summer…Camelback Desert School has the place for you. Here is what some of the campers had to say: How many years have you been attending Camelback Desert School summer camp? What is one reason why you return every year? “Six years and I love it!  I like the basketball, swimming, …

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Camelback Desert School Teaches First Graders About Leadership

Camelback Desert School has been platforming leadership and responsibility this quarter. Here is what two first graders had to say:  Lily: What does being a leader mean to you? Being brave, fair and caring. What are you learning at school about leadership and responsibility? We are learning how to fix problems and sort out any disagreements. What types of responsibilities …

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