Discovery School (Closed 2010)

Discovery School served 179 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 23% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students179 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Discovery School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Discovery School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
11%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Discovery School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
77%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Discovery School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Discovery School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score
0.360.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Discovery School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond Community Schools School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Discovery School is Excel Center - Richmond (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dennis Intermediate School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vaile Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Indianapolis Excel Center - Richmond Charter School
    Grades: 10-12 | 283 students
    0.1 miles
    1215 S 'j' St
    Indianapolis, IN 46222
    (317) 524-3734
    0.1 10-12 283
  • Richmond Vaile Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 295 students
    0.7 miles
    300 S 14th St
    Richmond, IN 47374
    (765) 973-3433
    0.7 PK-4 295
  • Richmond Richmond High School Math: 26% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,280 student
    0.9 miles
    380 Hub Etchison Pky
    Richmond, IN 47374
    (765) 973-3424
    0.9 9-12 1,280
  • Richmond Charles Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 526 students
    1.2 miles
    2400 Reeveston Rd
    Richmond, IN 47374
    (765) 973-3441
    1.2 PK-4 526
  • Richmond Starr Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 325 students
    1.4 miles
    301 N 19th St
    Richmond, IN 47374
    (765) 973-3426
    1.4 PK-4 325
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