Discovery Canyon Campus Middle School

  • Discovery Canyon Campus Middle School serves 1,027 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Discovery Canyon Campus Middle School's student population of 1,027 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,027 students
Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Discovery Canyon Campus Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Discovery Canyon Campus Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Discovery Canyon Campus Middle School is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#408 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Discovery Canyon Campus Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Discovery Canyon Campus Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
Asian
5%
3%
Hispanic
14%
34%
Black
3%
5%
White
72%
53%
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Discovery Canyon Campus Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.460.40
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
35%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAcademy No. 20 in the county of El Paso an School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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