Discovery Primary School

1205 19th Avenue
Milton, WA 98354
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Discovery Primary School serves 632 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Discovery Primary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Discovery Primary School's student population of 632 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students632 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Discovery Primary School is 0.74, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
6%
8%
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Hispanic
21%
23%
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Black
5%
4%
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White
43%
54%
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Hawaiian
6%
1%
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Two or more races
18%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Discovery Primary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score
0.740.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFife School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Discovery Primary School is Edgemont Junior High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Surprise Lake Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Endeavour Intermediate (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milton Endeavour Intermediate Math: 43% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 583 students
    0.1 miles
    1304 17th Avenue
    Milton, WA 98354
    (253) 517-1400
    0.1 2-5 583
  • Milton Surprise Lake Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-7 | 600 students
    0.1 miles
    2001 Milton Way
    Milton, WA 98354
    (253) 517-1300
    0.1 6-7 600
  • Puyallup Northwood Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 457 students
    1.1 miles
    9805 24th St E
    Puyallup, WA 98371
    (253) 841-8740
    1.1 K-6 457
  • Puyallup Hedden Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 567 students
    1.4 miles
    11313 8th St E
    Puyallup, WA 98372
    (253) 517-1500
    1.4 2-5 567
  • Puyallup Edgemont Junior High School Math: 50% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-9 | 496 students
    1.5 miles
    2300 110th Ave E
    Puyallup, WA 98372
    (253) 841-8727
    1.5 6-9 496

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