Discovery Charter serves 372 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Discovery Charter's student population of 372 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
372 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Discovery Charter is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
33%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Discovery Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
45%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Discovery Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
37:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Discovery Charter and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
16%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Discovery Charter and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
44%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Discovery Charter and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Discovery Charter and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
26%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Discovery Charter and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Discovery Charter and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Discovery Charter.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.71
This chart display the diversity score of Discovery Charter and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Discovery Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Discovery Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 372 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 37:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.71 (Top 10% in CA)

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