Discovery Secondary

345 So. Eleventh St,

Chowchilla, CA, 93610

Tel: (559)665-3204
Grades: 7-12

7 students

Discovery Secondary serves 7 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Discovery Secondary operates within the Madera County Office Of Education School District.

Overview

The student population of 7 students has declined by 12% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 7 students
Discovery Secondary Total Students (2002-2012)
Gender % 88% Male / 12%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Discovery Secondary Total Classroom Teachers (2002-2012)
Students by Grade Discovery Secondary Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1 22:1
Discovery Secondary Student : Teacher Ratio (2002-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
11%
Hispanic
71%
52%
Discovery Secondary Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
n/a
7%
Discovery Secondary Black (2004-2008)
White
14%
26%
Discovery Secondary White (2002-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Discovery Secondary Sch Ethnicity Discovery Secondary Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.46 0.42
Discovery Secondary Diversity Score (2002-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
10%
Discovery Secondary Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2011)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
n/a
Discovery Secondary Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2010)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,203 students has grown by 80% over five years.
School District Name Madera County Office Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
4
Number of Students Managed 1,203 1,671
Madera County Office Of Education School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Madera County Office Of Education School District Graduation Rate (2006-2008)
District Total Revenue $61 MM $19 MM
District Spending $57 MM $18 MM
Madera County Office Of Education School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $91,410 $11,099
Madera County Office Of Education School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $85,212 $10,975
Madera County Office Of Education School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Chowchilla High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Wilson Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Challenger Elementary Community Day (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Chowchilla Challenger Elementary Community Day
    Alternative School
    345 So. Eleventh St
    Chowchilla , CA , 93610
    (559)665-3204
    Alternative School
    0.1  mi  |  4  students  |  Gr.  1-8
  • Chowchilla Wilson Middle School
    1209 Robertson Blvd
    Chowchilla , CA , 93610
    (559)665-8070
    0.2  mi  |  457  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Chowchilla Gateway High (Continuation School)
    Alternative School
    805 Humboldt Ave
    Chowchilla , CA , 93610
    (559)665-1331
    Alternative School
    0.2  mi  |  23  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Chowchilla Chowchilla High School
    805 Humboldt Ave
    Chowchilla , CA , 93610
    (559)665-1331
    0.2  mi  |  950  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Chowchilla Merle L. Fuller Elementary School
    1101 Monterey Ave
    Chowchilla , CA , 93610
    (559)665-8050
    0.4  mi  |  453  students  |  Gr.  1-2

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Chowchilla, CA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.49, which is higher than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Chowchilla is Wilson Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.