Discovery Intermediate School

  • Discovery Intermediate School serves 987 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Discovery Intermediate School's student population of 987 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students987 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Discovery Intermediate School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Discovery Intermediate School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2932 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Discovery Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
63%
32%
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Black
24%
22%
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White
9%
39%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Discovery Intermediate School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.540.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Discovery Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOsceola School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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this looks like a good school they have stem,diversity,and free lunch
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This school is HORRBLE. A girl got killed there 2 weeks ago.
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