Desert Academy is located in Santa Fe, NM. It is a private, alternative school that serves 156 students in grades 7-12. Desert Academy is coed (school has male and female students) and is nonsectarian in orientation. The school belongs to the National Association of Independent Schools.
In 2010, Desert Academy had 8 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The New Mexico average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.