Discovery Plus Academy

  • Discovery Plus Academy serves 116 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Discovery Plus Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.

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School Overview

  • Discovery Plus Academy's student population of 116 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students116 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Discovery Plus Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Discovery Plus Academy is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#783 out of 2111 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
18%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
81%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Discovery Plus Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arizona by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Diversity Score0.270.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDiscovery Plus Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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