Discovery Elementary School

11700 Meridian Ave S
Everett, WA 98208
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Discovery Elementary School serves 602 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Discovery Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Discovery Elementary School's student population of 602 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students602 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Discovery Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Discovery Elementary School is 0.68, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1633 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
8%
8%
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Hispanic
45%
23%
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Black
5%
4%
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White
33%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
19%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMukilteo School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Discovery Elementary School is Mariner High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Voyager Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Everett Mariner High School Math: 35% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,255 students
    0.2 miles
    200 120th Street Sw
    Everett, WA 98204
    (425) 366-5700
    0.2 9-12 2,255
  • Everett Voyager Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 868 students
    0.2 miles
    11711 4th Ave W
    Everett, WA 98204
    (425) 366-5300
    0.2 6-8 868
  • Everett Olivia Park Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 596 students
    0.5 miles
    200 108th St Sw
    Everett, WA 98204
    (425) 366-3300
    0.5 K-5 596
  • Everett Aces High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 181 students
    1.3 miles
    9700 Holly Drive
    Everett, WA 98204
    (425) 366-3900
    1.3 9-12 181
  • Everett Challenger Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 685 students
    1.3 miles
    9600 Holly Drive
    Everett, WA 98204
    (425) 366-2500
    1.3 PK-5 685

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