Discovery Charter School Mesa Vista

3883 E. Mesa Vista Way
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Discovery Charter School Mesa Vista serves 154 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Discovery Charter School Mesa Vista placed in the top 50% of all schools in Nevada for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Nevada state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Nevada state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Nevada state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nevada state average of 68% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students154 students
Gender % This chart display gender of Discovery Charter School Mesa Vista
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Discovery Charter School Mesa Vista by grade.

School Comparison

Discovery Charter School Mesa Vista is ranked within the top 50% of all 660 schools in Nevada (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Discovery Charter School Mesa Vista is 0.68, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 1985-1986 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NV)
Overall Testing Rank
#274 out of 660 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
35%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
46%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:120:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
6%
Hispanic
23%
43%
Black
8%
11%
White
51%
32%
Hawaiian
6%
1%
Two or more races
8%
6%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Discovery Charter School Mesa Vista. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score
0.680.70
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
52%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameState-Sponsored Charter Schools School District
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Discovery Charter School Mesa Vista is Explore Knowledge Academy Charter Secondary (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Discovery Charter School Hillpointe (0.0 miles away)
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